Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
For DCC as accountable body, to approve
funding received on behalf of the EMMCA and to delegate to the
Director of Finance & ICT any future grants received in this
1) Approve the receipt of the £0.250m Mayoral Capacity funding awarded to the constituent councils on behalf of the East Midlands Combined County Authority (EMCCA) and note that a further payment will be made later in 2023-24, subject to the ongoing viability of the deal and once the local Assurance Framework has been approved by The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities;
2) Delegate authority to the Director of Finance and ICT to accept any future grants allocated to the Constituent Councils which form part of the EMCCA for the financial year 2023/2024 as part of the Devolution Deal.
3) Note that the Council is the accountable body for this funding and will be responsible for administering the grants.
Report author: Sarah Wainwright
Publication date: 23/11/2023
Date of decision: 23/11/2023
Decided at meeting: 23/11/2023 - Cabinet
Effective from: 01/12/2023