Decision Maker: Leader of the Council
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
A decision is required to authorise the major corporate subscriptions /affiliations and grant contributions, as these subscriptions are renewed on an annual basis.
Reasons for Urgency:
The deadline for a formal response to London Borough grants scheme 2019/20 is required by 18 January 2019/20.
That the Leader delegates authority to renew the annual subscriptions to the London Councils, Local Government Association and the London Boroughs Grants Scheme to the Strategic Director, Finance and Governance in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Finance and Commercial.
A decision is required to authorise the major corporate subscriptions/affiliations and grant contributions, as these subscriptions are renewed on an annual basis it is appropriate that the Strategic Director of Finance and Governance is delegated authority to confirm each renewal each year having consulted with the Cabinet Member for Finance and Commercial.
The rationale for continuing the subscriptions to London Councils and the Local Government Association are based on the benefits of continuing membership of these organisations as expanded on in Appendix 2.
Urgent item?: Yes
Publication date: 30/01/2019
Date of decision: 29/01/2019
Effective from: 04/02/2019