Decision Maker: Cabinet, Full Council
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Agree to receive, manage and distribute the Crawley allocation of the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.
That the Cabinet:
approves the Council’s intention to secure the
funding based on the approach agreed at the Town’s Fund Board
as set out within the submission (Appendix
A of report DCE/14)
b) delegates authority to the Deputy Chief Executive in consultation with the Leader of the Council to approve the governance arrangements for the programme.
c) delegates authority to the Deputy Chief Executive, in consultation with the Head of Governance People and Performance, to negotiate, approve and complete all relevant documentation including legal requirements.
(Generic Delegations 2 & 3 will be used to enact this recommendation)
requests that Full Council
approves the financial provision for the
receipt and allocation of the UK Shared Prosperity Fund
Reasons for the Recommendations
Crawley has been
allocated £1m over three years under the UK Shared Prosperity
Fund (UKSPF), part of the Government’s Levelling-Up agenda.
To obtain that funding a submission has been submitted by the
Council following an approach agreed at the Towns’ Fund
Board. As the accountable body, the Council must put in place
suitable arrangements to receive, manage and distribute the funding
in such a way as to ensure delivery.
Report author: Ian Duke
Publication date: 24/11/2022
Date of decision: 23/11/2022
Decided at meeting: 23/11/2022 - Cabinet
Effective from: 30/11/2022