Issue details

Carlisle Station Gateway Project

Decision to enter into a Grant Funding Agreement for funding for the Carlisle Station Gateway Project from the Borderlands Inclusive Growth Deal and to accept the funding into the Capital Programme.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: For Determination

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/12/2020

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Reason for urgency:
It is impractical to defer the decision until it can be included in the next Forward Plan as there is an urgent need to get the funding agreement in place to allow Cumbria County Council to accept the funding to allow the project to commence.

Anticipated restriction: Public  -

Decision due: 17 Dec 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Leader of the Council

Lead director: Executive Director - Economy and Infrastructure

Department: Economy and Infrastructure

Contact: Angela Jones, Executive Director - Economy and Infrastructure Email:


Public and Stakeholder Consultation – January to March 2018

Landowners ongoing engagement – Since August 2017 to Project Completion
(March 2023)

Public and Stakeholder Consultation – 31 May to 12 July 2019

Relevant Scrutiny Committee / Advisory Board: Scrutiny Advisory Board - Communities and Place

Agenda items


  • CAB 17/12 - Carlisle Station Gateway Project