Decision details

Journal Transfer to enable Public Health funding to support Children's Centres

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The report is to agree a budget virement between public health and children's services




1)   Approve the transfer of £1.000m per annum from Public Health to Children’s Services via a journal transfer to continue the Public Health investment into the delivery of preventative support interventions from Children’s Centres over a 2-year period between 1 April 2025 and 31 March 2027; and


2)   Note that this funding will be provided out of the Public Health Grant.

Report author: Iain Little

Publication date: 29/04/2024

Date of decision: 29/04/2024

Decided at meeting: 29/04/2024 - Cabinet

Effective from: 08/05/2024

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