Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Economy & Regeneration, Cabinet Member for Resources, Commissioning & Governance
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
The Cabinet Members for Resources, Commissioning & Governance and Economy & Regeneration have considered a proposal for the implementation of a top up grant scheme for businesses that were not eligible for the other grants linked to business rates that the government had previously made available.
The new grant scheme will be administered by local authorities, and they would have discretion to determine eligibility and grant levels below £10,000, with grants of £25,000 also being available in exceptional circumstances.
The Cabinet Members for Resources, Commissioning & Governance and Economy & Regeneration have given approval to the proposed grant scheme for Stockport, as outlined in the report, and the associated guidance document.
Wards Affected: (All Wards);
Decision Reference: CMDE&R31 CMDRCG4
Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None.
Contact: Richard Mortimer, Head of Economy, Work & Skills Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 0161 474 3864.
Publication date: 21/05/2020
Date of decision: 18/05/2020