Decision details

East Midlands Combined County Authority Financial Arrangements

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 financial year




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

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