Decision details

Voluntary sector support

Decision Maker: Lewes District Council Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Report on the performance of those voluntary organisations funded by the Council and for Cabinet to agree the Council’s policy on grants to voluntary organisations and the levels of grant funding for the coming year


(Key decision):


(1) To confirm the planned allocation of funding to voluntary organisations for 2020/21, as set out at paragraph 3.19 in the report.


(2) To undertake a fundamental review of the Council’s grant policy in line with the new corporate plan, with recommendations for potential options being reported to a future meeting of the Cabinet.


(3) To agree that any alteration to the grants policy will not impact on the current 3 year funding plan, so as to minimise impacts on planned activities by Council’s funded partners.

Report author: Oliver Jones

Publication date: 11/02/2020

Date of decision: 10/02/2020

Decided at meeting: 10/02/2020 - Lewes District Council Cabinet

Effective from: 15/02/2020

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