Issue details

Surrender of easement, grant of protected long lease to the Council and grant of a protected underlease in respect of the ground floor car park at 255 High Street (Connaught House), Guildford, GU1 3BJ

Surrender of easement, grant of protected long lease to the Council and grant of a protected underlease in respect of the ground floor car park at 255 High Street (Connaught House), Guildford, GU1 3BJ

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Income > £200,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Stoke;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/06/2023

Decision due: 5 Jul 2023 by Joint Executive Head: Assets and Property

Lead member: Lead Councillor for Finance and Property

Lead director: Joint Strategic Director - Place

Contact: Damien Cannell Email: damien.cannell@guildford.gov.uk.

Authority / Delegation: Council’s 1/4/2023 Constitution Part 3, Page 3-65 Para 3(a), Executive Head: Assets and Property in consultation with the appropriate lead councillor and subject to being satisfied that the Council will receive the best consideration reasonably obtainable: (a) Subject to consultation with the Chief Finance Officer when the annual rent or premium exceeds £199,999, to accept terms for the granting, renewing, reviewing and varying of leases of Council owned land and property held in the General Fund (b) to grant licences, easements, rights of way and wayleaves over Council-owned land and Para 4 (e) in relation to the Council’s land and premises leased or licensed to others and in consultation with the appropriate lead councillor and relevant Director: (e) to approve proposals for assignment, sub-letting or surrender of leases and for change of use and Para 5 (a) in relation to land and premises occupied or to be occupied by the Council and in consultation with the appro