This page contains a comprehensive record of all Leader's Urgent Decisions, Cabinet Decisions, and Officer Decisions. It also shows Cabinet Members' Decisions from December 2016 onwards. To search for earlier Cabinet Members' Decisions click on Search Committee Documents then filter by committee, choosing the 'Cabinet Members' Decisions' option.

Decisions published

22/09/2022 - Council Appointments to Outside Bodies ref: 4512    Recommendations Approved

This report seeks the appointment of Councillors Lucy Richardson, Sharon Holder and Paul Alexander as the Council’s representatives to the Almhouse Charity of Sir Williams Powell.

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council

Decision published: 14/10/2022

Effective from: 22/09/2022


That the Leader appoint Councillors Lucy Richardson, Sharon Holder and Paul Alexander as the Council’s representatives to Almhouse Charity of Sir Williams Powell up to 20 May 2026.

08/09/2022 - Payment Services ref: 4491    Recommendations Approved

To approve the procurement strategy for the provision of Merchant Acquirer Services

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance and Reform

Decision published: 13/09/2022

Effective from: 16/09/2022


1.    Approves that appendix 1 is not for publication on the basis that it contains information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that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.    For the procurement of merchant services, it is recommended that the Council runs a mini competition within the Crown Framework RM6118 Lot 1. The contract would be for 3 years from 2022 with the option to extend for a further 1 years. The estimated value of the contract would be Circa £500k per annum (This being what the Council pays today, however the total amount will be dependent on volume and transactions travelling through this merchant service).


Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Christopher Harris