Decision details

Authority to Award Grant Funding for the Afghan Relocation & Assistance Scheme

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

This decision seeks approval to award the grant funding from the Home Office for the Afghan Relocation and Assistance Scheme.

Decision:

To approve the Council entering into a grant agreement with the Home Office for the Afghan Relocation and Assistance Scheme for the sum outlined in the table in paragraph 3.10 of the report to support the relocation of up to 16 Afghan families to Brent.

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: Officer Scheme of Delegation (Part 3 - Constitution)

Parties Consulted: Leader & Deputy Leader who approved the application for funding

Contact: Anne Kittappa Email: anne.kittappa@brent.gov.uk.

Urgent item?: Yes

Publication date: 07/09/2021

Date of decision: 06/09/2021

Accompanying Documents: