Decision details

Proposal to establish a charitable organisation for the London Borough of Culture 2020

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Approval from Cabinet for the set-up of the London Borough of Culture 2020 Trust

Decision:

RESOLVED that:

 

(i)            Cabinet approved the establishment of a Charitable Trust and Company Limited by Guarantee to fundraise and deliver LBOC 2020 and the legacy programme;

 

(ii)          Cabinet delegated to the Strategic Director of Community Wellbeing in consultation with the Lead Member for Public Health, Culture and Leisure, the Chief Finance Officer and the Director of Legal and HR Services to take all practical steps to establish the company detailed in 2.1 above and register it as a charity to include approval of all relevant legal documentation and appointment of directors; and

 

(iii)         Cabinet delegated authority to the Strategic Director of Community Wellbeing in consultation with the Lead Member for Public Health, Culture and Leisure to enter into an agreement with the Trust detailed in 2.1 to govern its relationship with and funding of the Trust.

Reason Key: Affects more than 2 wards;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Lois Stonock, Artistic Director, London Borough of Culture Email: lois.stonock@brent.gov.uk.

Report author: Sophie Leer

Publication date: 15/01/2019

Date of decision: 14/01/2019

Decided at meeting: 14/01/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 22/01/2019

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