Children & Families Scrutiny Committee
Wednesday, 22nd January, 2020 6.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room 2, Town Hall. View directions

Contact: Charles Yankiah  (0161 474 3206)


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Councillors who require a substitute to be appointed should inform Democratic Services by 4.00pm on Friday, 17 January 2020 (Councillors who wish to arrange their own substitute should inform Democratic Services of their substitute prior to the commencement of the meeting).

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Minutes pdf icon PDF 142 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 18 December 2019.

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Declarations of Interest

Councillors and officers to declare any interests which they have in any of the items on the agenda for the meetings.

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To consider call-in items (if any).


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Portfolio Performance and Resources - Third Quarter Update Report 2019/20 pdf icon PDF 207 KB

To consider the Third Quarter Update Portfolio Performance and Resource Report (PPRR) for the Children, Family Services and Education Portfolio. This report focuses on highlights and exceptions in delivering the portfolio priorities, reform programme and other key projects since the Mid-Year Report. It includes the latest forecast performance and financial data for the Portfolio, along with an update on the portfolio savings programme.


This report is based on the 2019/20 Portfolio Performance and Resource Agreement (PPRA), which was considered by the Committee on 10 July and approved by Cabinet on 23 July 2019.


The Scrutiny Committee is invited to consider the recommendations and proposals in the report and to identify how areas of strong performance and good practice can be shared in other service areas.


Officer contact: Peter Owston, 0161 474 3274,

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Schools Funding Settlement and Local Funding Formula 2020/21 pdf icon PDF 270 KB

To update the Cabinet on the key announcements made by the Department for Education (DfE) on the education funding settlement for 2020/21.


To approve the local funding formula models to be used to determine the individual 2020/21 budgets for early years providers and schools in Stockport.


The Scrutiny Committee is invited to comment on the proposals and recommendations presented within the report.


Officer contact: Peter Hughes, 0161 474 3947,

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Agenda Planning pdf icon PDF 132 KB

To consider a report of the Democratic Services Manager.                                                          


The report sets out planned agenda items for the Scrutiny Committee’s next meeting and Forward Plan items that fall within the remit of the Scrutiny Committee.


The Scrutiny Committee is invited to consider the information in the report and put forward any agenda items for future meetings of the Committee.


Officer contact: Charles Yankiah,   0161 474 3206 ,


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