Development Corporation powers

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-10-21
Session date: 
October 21, 2015
Reference: 
2015/3352
Question By: 
Nicky Gavron
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

The Government has announced plans to give you further powers to produce Development Corporations. In response to 2015/2871, you noted that the proposals are still under discussion. When will the proposals will be finalised?

Answer

Answer for Development Corporation powers

Answer for Development Corporation powers

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The Mayor already has powers to designate Development Corporations.  The Government has now announced plans for the Mayor of Greater Manchester to produce Development Corporations.