Issue details

Rural England Prosperity Fund - Grant acceptance

To authorise the Corporate Director - Strategic Resources to accept the Rural England Prosperity Fund from Government with a total value of £5.4m.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure >£500,000 & Affects from than one division;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 26/01/2023

Decision due: 4 Jul 2023 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Open to Business

Lead director: Corporate Director of Community Development

Contact: Mark Kibblewhite, Senior Policy Officer, Economic Growth Email: Email:

Consultation process

Consultation takes place through the UKSPF Local Partnership Group in North Yorkshire and it’s sub groups – Communities and Place, Business, People and Skills. These groups are populated by a range of partners and stakeholders from across the County.


Members of the UK Shared Prosperity Fund Local Partnership Group have already been consulted along with the Council's Executive