Decision details

One Planet Cardiff - A response to the Climate Emergency

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


In 2019 the Council declared a Climate Emergency. The One Planet Cardiff strategy will set a strategic vision and response to this, setting out the key themes for action to decarbonise the Council’s activities and, in partnership,  to move towards a carbon neutral city.




1.            the objectives set out in the One Planet Cardiff Strategy for Cardiff to become a carbon neutral city by 2030 be approved;


2.            a period of public consultation on the strategy be authorised and the One Planet Cardiff Strategy and Action Plan be brought back to Cabinet in due course for approval and implementation.


3.           the Chief Executive be authorised, in consultation with the Leader and Cabinet Member (Clean Streets, Recycling and Environment) to consider and report back to Cabinet and/or full Council (as applicable) with any specific proposals or recommendations to embed fully the One Planet approach across council services, governance and procurement processes.


Publication date: 16/10/2020

Date of decision: 15/10/2020

Decided at meeting: 15/10/2020 - Cabinet

Date comes into force if not called in: 28/10/2020

Call-in deadline date: 27/10/2020

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