Issue details

Covid Local Grant Scheme

To approve the deployment of funding to schools, academies, colleges and early years’ providers and to eligible care leavers to provide supermarket vouchers following extension of the scheme for the summer holiday period

Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/06/2021

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Reason for urgency:
Funding must be distributed to schools etc by 30 June 2021. Notification of the extension by Government was only received on 22 June 2021.

Decision due: 29 Jun 2021 by Corporate Director Children and Young People's Services

Lead member: Executive Member for Education, Learning & Skills

Lead director: Corporate Director Children and Young People's Services

Contact: Howard Emmett Email: Email: