Mayoral decisions

15 October 2012

The Mayor’s strategies on Biodiversity, Climate Change Adaptation and Air Quality commit to improving London’s green spaces and increase tree cover across London. His All London Green Grid, sets out a vision for a network of green infrastructure that, through appropriate design and management, c...

15 October 2012

Each year a number of public consultation meetings take place which provide the opportunity for the public to question the Mayor and the London Assembly. These include the twice yearly People's Question Time events (PQTs), which are one of the statutory requirements under the GLA Act 1999. These...

5 October 2012

FirstBuy is a home ownership product designed to help first time buyers into affordable home ownership. FirstBuy support is offered through equity loan funding split equally between the GLA and house builder, with purchasers being required to raise funding (mortgage plus deposit) of at least 80%...

11 September 2012

The Secretary of State for Transport announced in October 2010 a review of Britain’s aviation policy.  A Scoping Study for the Review was published for comment in March 2011.  The Department for Transport (‘DfT’) engaged with Transport for London (‘TfL’) in preparing the draft Study.

11 September 2012

The UK Border Agency funds the GLA to lead the London Strategic Migration Partnership (LSMP).  The purpose of the Partnership is to provide a strategic leadership, advisory, coordination and development function for migration in London.  Leading the Partnership enables the GLA to gather better i...

7 September 2012

The Mayor is entitled to make up to 12 appointments under section 67 (1) (a and b) of the GLA Act 1999, often referred to as the ten plus two (10+2).  Currently there are seven such posts filled. The Mayor has considered his requirements and priorities for this mayoral term and has decided...

7 September 2012

The Mayor’s Thames Festival is produced by the Thames Festival Trust and has had GLA support since 2001.  The event is a free London Festival celebrating a diverse cultural offer and encouraging the use and appreciation of the River Thames.  It also actively engages with London’s youth in the co...

4 September 2012

The report seeks approval for the next steps in negotiating the costs associated with the claim from Abbey Investments Ltd for compensation arising from the LDA Compulsory Purchase Order at Silvertown Way.

3 September 2012

The Mayor approves the provision of additional funding to TfL of up to £303,600 in order to extend the CompeteFor service up to the end of March 2013. 

3 September 2012

We plan to work with CNBC to produce a series of one and two minute highlight packages from the Mayor of London’s 2012 Debates and broadcast them on their broadcast platforms in our key promotional markets: USA, EMEA and APAC.  These will be produced and broadcast during the Olympic and Par...

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