The Future Oxfordshire Partnership - Wednesday, 20 March 2024 2.00 pm

Venue: The Long Room, Oxford City Council, Town Hall, St Aldate's, Oxford, OX1 1BX

Contact: Kevin Jacob, Future Oxfordshire Partnership Senior Democratic Services Officer  Email:


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Apologies for absence; declarations of interest and Chair's announcement


Minutes pdf icon PDF 418 KB

To adopt as a correct record the minutes of the Future Oxfordshire Partnership meeting held on 30 January 2024.



Public participation

Asking a question and addressing the Partnership
Questions or requests to make an address (in full and in writing) must be received by 5pm on Thursday 14 March 2024three clear working days before the Future Oxfordshire Partnership meeting.

Questions and addresses should be no longer than one side of A4 paper in Arial 12 font. The address or question will be circulated to the Partnership and public speakers will be invited to speak at the meeting. Written submissions may also be read out by the Chair or Democratic Services Officer where requested or if the person making the request for public speaking is not able to attend the meeting. A response may be given at the meeting or a written answer supplied. The Chair will have discretion to manage the public participation procedure as they see appropriate. Questions and notice of addresses must be submitted to


Note: This meeting may be recorded for live broadcast. At the start of the meeting the Chair will confirm the meeting is being filmed. By registering to speak you are consenting to being recorded and to the use of those video and audio recordings for webcasting.



Future Oxfordshire Partnership Scrutiny Panel update

For action: To receive any recommendations from the Future Oxfordshire Partnership Scrutiny Panel meeting held on 11 March 2024.


Additional documents:


Oxfordshire Housing and Growth Deal: Update at the end of Quarter 3 2023/2024 pdf icon PDF 251 KB



For information: To receive the Quarter 3 2023/2024 progress report for the Oxfordshire Housing and Growth Deal and endorse any amendments to the programmes of work as necessary.


Additional documents:


Local Enterprise Partnership Functions: Transition Arrangements pdf icon PDF 288 KB

For action: To consider a report which provides an overview of the approach to LEP transition following the verbal update to the Future Oxfordshire Partnership in January 2024.


Advisory Group updates

To receive updates from the Chairs of the advisory groups and summary notes from these meetings if available.


Infrastructure Advisory Group update

For information: To receive an update from the Infrastructure Advisory Group.  Summary notes from the meeting held on 17 January are attached and a verbal update will be given on the meeting to be held on 12 March 2024


Additional documents:


Planning Advisory Group update pdf icon PDF 455 KB

For information: To receive the formal notes of the meeting of the Planning Advisory Group held on 15 December 2023 and to receive a verbal update on the meeting scheduled for 15 March 2024.



Environment Advisory Group update pdf icon PDF 205 KB

For information: To receive the formal written notes of the Environment Adviosry Group held on 18 January 2024.


Future Oxfordshire Partnership Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 299 KB

For information: To note and comment on the Future Oxfordshire Partnership’s Forward Plan. 



Updates on matters relevant to the Future Oxfordshire Partnership

Future Oxfordshire Partnership members and officers may verbally update the Board on progress on matters previously before the Partnership for consideration, listed in the forward plan, or relevant to the Partnership’s future decisions.  This is for the sharing of information and no decisions will be taken. 



Updates from key strategic partnerships supporting delivery of the Oxfordshire Strategic Vision

For information: To receive updates from other partnerships supporting the delivery of the Oxfordshire Strategic Vision.



Dates of next meetings

Please refer to for the most up to date information on times and locations.


Proposed meeting dates for June 2024 to June 2025:


·           Tuesday 25/06/24

·           Tuesday 30/07/24

·           Thursday 03/10/24

·           Tuesday 26/11/24

·           Tuesday 28/01/25

·           Tuesday 18/03/25

·           Tuesday 24/06/25


Recommendation: That the Future Oxfordshire Partnership notes the dates of the proposed meetings June 2024 to June 2025