Issue details

Disband Peterborough City Market from Laxton Square and relocate to a new location – KEY/11OCT21/04

As part of the Northminster development, the current market site is required to be decommissioned and the site vacated in early 2022. The proposal to the Cabinet Member will be to disband the current market, serve all appropriate legal notices to existing traders and authorise officers to develop an alternative market location.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significantly affecting two or more electoral wards;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/09/2021

Decision due: October 2021 by Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Housing, Culture and Communities

Lead director: Executive Director People and Communities Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Councils

Department: Place and Economy

Contact: Ian Phillips - Head of Communities and Partnerships Integration, Email:

Consultation process

Consultation with market traders will take place over the details of the new market location and transition from the existing site

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Communities Scrutiny Committee