Issue details

Household Support Grant – the Government has allocated £3,537k to the County Council for the period to 31 March 2022 to provide support to households who would otherwise struggle to buy food or pay essential utility bills or meet other essential livi

To agree the local eligibility framework to be used to distribute the Household Support Fund

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affect on communities;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/10/2021

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Reason for urgency:
This is an ‘urgent’ decision that has to be taken in this way because of the timescales imposed by government and can’t wait until next Executive meeting.

Decision due: 29 Oct 2021 by Executive Member for Corpoorate Services

Lead member: Executive Member for Corpoorate Services

Lead director: Chief Executive Officer

Contact: Neil Irving, Assistant Director - Policy, Partnerships and Communities Email: Email:

Consultation process

Meetings and emails with officers


District Councils and relevant voluntary organisations


Background papers