Decision details

Guildford Multi Storey Car Parks

Decision Maker: Assistant Director: Assets and Property

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Car Park Refurbishment Works 2023
Various items of specialist refurbishment and repair works to 4 No. MSCPs (Bedford Road, Castle, Farnham Road & York Road).
The works entail:
- deck coating and repairs to stairs, landings, and walkways to various Staircores at Bedford Road, Castle and Farnham Road following medium or high-risk slip test results.
- structural concrete repairs to corbels at York Road following failed hammer tap tests.
- essential barrier improvement works (Armco barriers) at York Road following poor barrier test results.

Reasons for the decision:

These are urgent and / or H&S works of specialist nature due to medium or high-risk slip test results, failed hammer tap tests and poor barrier test results.

Alternative options considered:


Source of Authority to take Decision:

Council’s 21/07/2023 Constitution Part 3, Page 3-42 Para 2(c), General Delegation to All Joint Strategic Directors, Executive Heads of Service and Service Leaders:

Strategic Director under General Delegation to All Directors and Service Leaders:

To undertake the day-to-day management and operation of staff reporting to them and of the premises and services for which they are responsible in accordance with the policies and procedures laid down by the Council, including:

Entering into contracts (in consultation with the relevant Lead Councillor where the value is above £200,000), memoranda of understanding or other arrangements.

Publication date: 07/09/2023

Date of decision: 04/09/2023

Effective from: 13/09/2023