Decision details

Revised Community Grants Policy 2020/21

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Council considered a report submitted by the Executive Member for Communities on proposed revisions to the Council’s Community Grants Policy, which included provision for annual review.


Councillor S Rutland-Barsby said the policy supported investment in the District’s communities, to improve the health and wellbeing of residents.  She highlighted key proposals and changes to the existing scheme, which widened the offer but remained in line with the principles of the policy.  These changes were proposed on a pilot basis. 


Councillor S Rutland-Barsby proposed, and Councillor R Fernando seconded, a motion that the recommendations as detailed be supported.  The motion being put to the meeting and a vote taken, it was declared CARRIED. 


RESOLVED – that the revised Community Grants Policy 2020/21 as detailed in Essential Reference Paper ‘B’ to the report, be approved.



Report author: Jonathan Geall

Publication date: 15/01/2020

Date of decision: 18/12/2019

Decided at meeting: 18/12/2019 - Council

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