Decision details

Sustainable Futures Strategy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Approval for the Sustainable futures strategy, a core strategy supporting the delivery of the Council Plan 2022-27. Key elements are (a) a strategy mapping out our direction to achieving our net zero carbon and biodiversity commitments (b) a climate change adaptation response strategy, (c) a costed action plan (d) an associated risk register.


That Cabinet


1.     Approves the commencement of a public and stakeholder engagement programme in respect of the draft Sustainable Futures Strategy at Appendix 1 to the report to be launched in November 2022 with a final draft of the Strategy to be brought back to Cabinet for approval in Spring 2023.

2.     Approves the commencement of next steps as laid out in Section 5 of the report.

Report author: Sushma Soni

Publication date: 14/10/2022

Date of decision: 13/10/2022

Decided at meeting: 13/10/2022 - Cabinet

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