Decision details

Community Chest Grants- Guidance Amendment

Decision Maker: Lead Cabinet member for Resources

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


On 25 January 2024 the Grants Advisory Committee reviewed the recommendation in ‘Appendix A’of the meeting reports pack to consider an amendment to the Community Chest Grant Guidance (Appendix B) to allow for parishes with an electorate of up to 200 (plus 10% if members agree that the applicant shows good cause) to make an application from the non-ring-fenced grant fund.


After consideration, the Committee recommended to the Lead Cabinet Member for Resources to include the above amendment in the Community Chest Grant guidance.


To accept the recommendations of the Grants Advisory Committee (see above). The new eligible parishes, (including those exceeding the electorate figure of 200 by 10%) will be contacted informing them of this amendment to the criteria.


Reasons for the decision:

The recommendation was considered in detail by the Grants Advisory Committee.

Alternative options considered:

To reject or vary the recommendations of the Grants Advisory Committee or defer a decision if further information is required.


Publication date: 31/01/2024

Date of decision: 25/01/2024

Effective from: 08/02/2024

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