ADD254 Older Londoners Policy Review

Type of decision: 
Assistant Director's decision
Date signed: 
21 April 2015
Decision by: 
Stewart Murray, Assistant Director of Planning

Executive summary

This decision form requests approval of expenditure of up to £20,000 to procure and commission a consultancy study to produce an overview of the needs and aspirations of older people in London to 2041. The study will help provide a an understanding of current, emerging and future issues relating to the growth of the population of older people and how these could be addressed by the planning system. The study will be framed within the wider policy context of the London Plan and the Government’s National Planning Policy Framework. The work will inform a full review of the London Plan, preparation of Local Plans/Opportunity Area Planning Frameworks.

Part 1: Non-confidential facts and advice