Infrastructure set up costs — up to £265,500.
The site is acceptably flat in part, is available and is not contaminated.
The site is defined as housing in the Unitary Development Plan
All gypsy and traveller families have indicated that they are prepared to use the site.
The use of the site requires the consent of the Welsh Government because it is part of the Swansea Vale Joint Agreement.
The site is not easy to access without engineering works, is not enclosed by screened boundary and has no hardstanding or infrastructure.
The site is overlooked by residential properties on Peniel Green Road and Gwernllwynchwyth Road.
The site would need subdivision.
There is local concern about potential community cohesion issues.
A petition opposing it containing 6,253 signatures.