Decision details

Local Authority Discretionary Grant Scheme - additional criteria expansion (Emergency Non-Key Decision)

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

To seek approval for further expanding the eligibility criteria of the Local Authority Discretionary Grant Scheme by exercising the emergency powers of the Chief Executive as set out in paragraph 9.3.2 of Part 3 of the Council’s Constitution.

Decision:

That the Chief Executive exercises her urgency powers to agree the changes to the Local Authority Discretionary Grant Scheme as outlined in sections 3.8 to 3.10 and Appendix 1 of the accompanying decision report.

Reasons for the decision:

As detailed within the accompanying report.

Alternative options considered:

As detailed within the accompanying report.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

None

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Cabinet/Committee Decision or Scheme of Delegation: Chief Executive emergency delegated decision making powers

Contact: Ravinder Jassar, Head of Finance Email: ravinder.jassar@brent.gov.uk Tel: 0208 937 1487.

Publication date: 27/07/2020

Date of decision: 27/07/2020

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