Issue details

Wiltshire Playing Pitch Strategy

The existence of a robust, evidence based and up-to-date Playing Pitch Strategy covering the entire local authority area will help to influence a variety of local authority functions, policy development and decision making in respect of the community playing pitch stock, including planning policy and planning applications, educational provision, funding, facility and asset management, development of pitch based sports, public health and the management and maintenance of provision.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant effect on more than 1 Division;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/12/2016

Decision due: 16 Jan 2017 by Cabinet

Lead member: Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Corporate Services, Heritage, Arts & Tourism, Housing Communities

Department: Leisure, Culture & Communities

Contact: Louise Cary, Head of Capital Projects Email: Tel: 01722 434274.

Consultation process

The draft Wiltshire Playing Pitch Strategy and associated appendices are currently being consulted upon using Planning's 'Objective' on-line consultation portal. This is a 6 week process which is being done in tandem with Spatial Planning's Open Spaces Study.


Town and Parish Council's, Area Boards, Developers, National Governing Bodies of Sport

Agenda items


  • Wiltshire Playing Pitch Strategy