Decision details

Allocation from the Government's Contain Outbreak Management Fund

Decision Maker: The Deputy Leader of the Council, Cabinet Member for Finance & Waste Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Acceptance of the Government allocation from the Contain Outbreak Management Fund.


Approves the acceptance of the allocation of £157,602.14, distributed by the Department of Health and Social Care from the Contain Outbreak Management Fund.


Reasons for the decision:

The acceptance of the funding will support the council in its continued public health response to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Alternative options considered:

An allocation has been made to all local authorities to support ongoing public health activities associated with the pandemic.  The Council could choose to return the grant.


Publication date: 27/07/2021

Date of decision: 26/07/2021

Effective from: 04/08/2021

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