Decision details

Endorsement of Design Fees for Burgess Hill Stations and Western Gateway Improvements OKD47 20-21

Decision Maker: Executive Director Place Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Mid Sussex Growth Deal identifies a set of priorities for economic growth in Burgess Hill including the Burgess Hill Place and Connectivity Programme, comprising a package of projects aimed at creating safe, direct and attractive walking and cycling routes and high-quality public spaces to encourage people to choose to walk, cycle and use public transport, delivered in partnership with Mid Sussex District Council.


In March 2019 the Leader approved the Burgess Hill Place and Connectivity Programme LDR09 (18.19) and following approval of the business case by the Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership, delegated authority is given to the Executive Director of Place Services to progress the projects.


Subsequent to completion of Preliminary Design and Public Engagement in June 2020, the Burgess Hill Stations and Western Gateway projects are to progress to detailed design with combined design and project management fees requiring a Key Decision.



The Executive Director Place Services has endorsed that £620k be drawn down from the Burgess Hill Place and Connectivity Programme capital programme allocation to support the Detailed Design of the identified schemes at Burgess Hill and Wivelsfield Station and Burgess Hill Western Gateway to include Project Management fees and an allowance for surveys.

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Publication date: 25/11/2020

Date of decision: 25/11/2020

Effective from: 07/12/2020

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