Decision details

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No




(a) that Devon County Council act as Lead Authority for the Community Renewal Fund, for up to £12.25m of projects on behalf of the national programme;


(b) that in recognising the Community Renewal Fund payment profile, the Council provide short term cashflow for the Community Renewal Fund should its bid be successful; and


(c) that the management fee secured to resource the delivery of the Lead Authority role be used, to include contract management, financial and legal capacity within the Council.

Reason Key: Strategic, Political or Financial Significance;

Divisions Affected: (All Divisions);

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Webinars, Website, Briefings


Devon wide stakeholders – businesses, voluntary and community sector, district councils, further education providers

Contact: Keri Denton, Head of Economy, Enterprise and Skills Email:

Report author: Keri Denton

Publication date: 15/07/2021

Date of decision: 14/07/2021

Decided at meeting: 14/07/2021 - Cabinet

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