We provide the lead on strategic property issues relating to the County Council.
Corporate Property Team functions are:
- Strategic planning in terms of the property requirements for future service delivery including Section 106 contributions and site identification for affordable housing and economic development purposes.
- Asset Management Planning including property reviews and data management, together with rationalising the existing property portfolio and overseeing corporate and national standards in relation to construction and sustainability.
- Project Appraisal and guidance in the development best and affordable options and facilitating opportunities for partnership working.
- Overseeing corporate property performance indicators and delivery standards under the Southwest One contract.
As a support service, users tend to be officers and members of the council itself. However, we regularly liaise with colleagues in other local authorities, public bodies and external property professionals.