Issue details

New Peterborough City Market - KEY/17JAN2022/01

As part of the Northminster development, the city market will be relocated to Bridge Street. The Cabinet Member will be asked to formally approve:


1)    the closure of the existing city market

2)    the establishment of a new city market

3)    the award of contract to a supplier(s) to develop and install a food court and market stalls

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings greater than £500,000;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Central;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 17/12/2021

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
The decision will include an exempt annexe. By virtue of paragraph 3, information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information).

Decision due: January 2022 by Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Housing, Culture and Communities

Lead member: Councillor Steve Allen, Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Housing, Culture and Communities

Lead director: Executive Director Place and Economy

Department: Place and Economy

Contact: Ian Phillips, Head of Communities and Partnerships Integration Email: Tel: 01733 863849.

Consultation process

Consultation is taking place with existing city market traders. Notice of the market closure has also been published in the Peterborough Telegraph and the public invited to send representations to the council.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Communities Scrutiny Committee


  • A Cabinet Member Decision Notice setting out the full details of the proposals