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Officer Decisions

Strategic Business Services Manager - Matthew Jones

Summary of Matter or Issue Requiring Decision:

It is recommended that the former landfill site adjacent to Fourwinds in Okehampton is declared surplus and disposed of

Decision Taken:

To declare the land adjacent to Fourwinds, Tavistock Road, Okehampton, EX20 4LX surplus and disposed of.

Summary of Reason(s) for Decision Taken:

Devon County Council no longer requires the land. Disposal will relieve the Council of ongoing maintenance liability and generate a capital receipt.

Summary of Alternatives or Options considered and rejected:

To retain the land and maintain it at Council expense.

Details of any conflict of interest and dispensation granted to the Officer taking the decision or by any Member of the Council in delegating responsibility for any specific express delegation:


Contact for enquiries/further information:
Jeremy Irwin (Support Officer, Corporate Assets):
Decision Date:
5 May 2021

A copy of this decision and any supporting documentation considered by the Officer taking this decision may also be made available or inspection by the public at the Council’s Offices or posted upon payment of any copying and postage charges. Any member of the public wishing to take up either of these options is asked to please ring 01392 382888 or email: