Issue details

Care Village development on Dorset Council-owned land in Wareham

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Wareham;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 02/08/2019

Anticipated restriction: Fully exempt  - View reasons

Decision due: 1 Oct 2019 by Dorset Council - Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care and Health

Lead director: Executive Director, People - Adults

Contact: Mathew Kendall, Executive Director of People - Adults Email:

Consultation process

Workshops, and project group meetings


Regular Engagement with Wareham Town Council.


Through a wider event, key stakeholder engaged:


Dorset Council Cabinet and Ward Members, Adult Social Care staff, Dorset Healthcare, CCG, Friends of Wareham Hospital, Focus nursery, GP practice, Purbeck School, Wareham Neighbourhood plan steering group, select residents


Through consultation on the Relocatable in Wareham, the public were engaged with about future Wareham gateway plans.


Further engagement events to be planned ahead of drafting of the business case.

Background papers

  • Cabiniet report and appendices