Issue details

Harrow Council Draft Economic Strategy 2021-2030

  1. To approve the Council’s Draft Economic Strategy, 2021- 2030.
  2. To delegate authority to the Acting Corporate Director, Community, in consultation with the portfolio holders for (i) Business, Property and Leisure and (ii) Strategy, Regeneration, Partnerships and Devolution, and  the Leader of the Council, to edit and revise the draft strategy, and incorporate outcomes arising from further consultation with internal and external stakeholders, including residents, and to adopt the final version of the Harrow Economic Strategy, before it is published in Autumn 2021.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Effects 2 or more wards;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards/Areas affected: (All Wards/Areas);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/06/2021

Category: Community;

Urgent: No;

Decision due: 15 July 2021 by Cabinet

Lead Member: Councillor Graham Henson; Councillor Keith Ferry

Lead member: Business, Property and Leisure Portfolio Holder, Leader

Lead director: Mark Billington

Department: Community Directorate

Contact: Acting Corporate Director, Community Email:

Consultation process

  • In preparing this draft strategy, initial consultation is taking place with:

-       Leader and Portfolio Holder for Strategy, Regeneration, Partnerships and Devolution

-       Corporate Directorates and divisions

-       Key borough business and voluntary sector forums, the GLA and WLA.

-       Leader of the Opposition and Shadow Portfolio Holder for Strategy and Partnerships

  • A full consultation will commence in July 2021,  subject to Cabinet’s approval. Stakeholders  and residents will continue to be consulted  to  help finalise the strategy, before it is  published in Autumn 2021.



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