Issue details

Draft Public Library Strategy

To seek Cabinet approval to undertake a public consultation on the draft Derbyshire Public Library Strategy, which sets out the Council’s approach to providing a sustainable, comprehensive and efficient public library service, as required by the Public Libraries and Museums Act 1964.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and affects 2 or more electoral divisions;

Decision status: For Determination

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 18/05/2023

Improvement and Scrutiny Committee: Climate Change, Biodiversity and Carbon Reduction;

Decision due: 25 Jul 2024 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Strategic Leadership, Culture, Tourism and Climate Change

Lead director: Executive Director - Place

Department: Place

Contact: Joanna Jackson Email:, Robert Clayton Email:


  • Library Strategy Refresh Framework