Issue details

Superfast Broadband - To invest funds, made up from grant from the Department of Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) and contract outturns

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/05/2019

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  -

Decision due: 3 Sep 2019 by Dorset Council - Cabinet

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Economic Growth, Assets and Property

Lead director: Executive Director, Corporate Development - Section 151 Officer

Contact: Aidan Dunn, Executive Director - Corporate Development S151 Email:

Consultation process

Email, telephone, structured discussions, formal open market review.


·         Local and national broadband providers

·         DEFRA

·         Broadband Delivery UK

·         Superfast Programme Board and Team


Agenda items

Background papers

  • Outline Business Case