Decision details

Outdoor Learning – Fees and Charges 2023-2025

Decision Maker: Executive Member for Education and Skills, including early years, schools, apprenticeships, FE colleges & UTC`s, and engagement with the skills agenda of the LEP

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Approval of Fees and Charges for September 2023 – August 2025

Decision:

To gain approval of a fees and charges structure for Outdoor Learning for September 2023 to August 2024

Reasons for the decision:

Fee levels are reviewed annually in line with the Council’s Fees and Charges Strategy.

The charges and fees for the school year September 2023 – August 2024 are increased by at least current inflation in line with the Council Constitution and Financial Regulations, or there is a valid commercial reason to not increase fees by inflation.

Bookings should be opened and confirmed in the autumn term, with under occupancy data being made available in January in order to market and secure further bookings

Alternative options considered:

None.

Publication date: 09/11/2022

Date of decision: 08/11/2022

Effective from: 17/11/2022