Decision details

Trading Standards Tasking Filter and Matrix

Decision Maker: Corporate Director of Business and Environmental Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The continued use of the Trading Standards Tasking Filter and Matrix was approved, with a further report to be presented in December 2022.

Reasons for the decision:

The tasking filter and matrix was introduced to manage and allocate reduce resources and implemented on 1 April 2015. This continues to be fit for purpose even during the pandemic. An internal audit of the process found that it was effective at allocating resources appropriately.

Alternative options considered:


Publication date: 21/12/2021

Date of decision: 17/12/2021

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