Decision details

Street Lighting LED Conversion Programme HI08 (19/20)

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Highways and Infrastructure

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


A study of the County Council’s street lighting equipment identified a cost-effective project to convert the street lighting throughout West Sussex to LED lanterns and introduce a Central Monitoring System (CMS).


The change to LED lanterns will greatly reduce annual electricity consumption.


The Cabinet Member for Highways and Infrastructure has:


(1)         approved the capital allocation of £20.940m to convert the existing street lighting to LED and implement CMS on all street lighting in West Sussex; and


(2)         delegated authority to the Director of Highways, Transport and Planning, in consultation with the Director of Finance and Support Services and the Director of Law and Assurance, to approve the changes to the Street Lighting Private Finance Initiative Contract via the High Value Change and/or Deed of Variation.


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Publication date: 10/07/2019

Date of decision: 10/07/2019

Effective from: 22/07/2019

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