Decision details

Future of Pan-London Mortuary Management

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

This report seeks urgent approval to sign an inter-authority legal agreement which commits London local authorities to fund the temporary mortuary provision up to March 2021 and to pay the Council’s proportion of the Pan London mortality management costs into the London Borough of Camden’s sinking fund by close of business on Friday, 4 September 2020. 

Decision:

1.    Appendix 1 to this report is not for publication on the basis that it contains information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information) as set out in paragraph 3 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).

 

2.    That approval be granted to sign an inter-authority legal agreement which commits all London local authorities to fund the temporary mortuary provision up to March 2021.

 

3.    That the Council’s proportion of the Pan London mortality management costs as set out in Appendix 1 be paid into the London Borough of Camden’s sinking fund by close of business on Friday, 4 September 2020.

 

Reasons for the decision:

The Council has been requested to sign an inter-authority legal agreement which commits London local authorities to fund the temporary mortuary provision up to March 2021.  Our allocation of the mortality management costs must be paid into the London Borough of Camden’s sinking fund by close of business on Friday, 4 September 2020.

 

Alternative options considered:

As described in the report.

 

Urgent item?: Yes

Publication date: 03/09/2020

Date of decision: 03/09/2020

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