Decision details

Amendment to the Constitution in Relation to the Corporate Credit Card Scheme

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Executive Meeting considered a proposal to amend the Financial Procedure Rules to broaden the coverage of the Corporate Credit Card procedure rules to allow maintained schools to use business charge cards, and recommended that the Council Meeting agree to amend paragraph 9 of PR5 Financial Procedure Rule of the Council Constitution to include the following paragraph:


“9.20 Maintained Schools are permitted to make use of the Corporate Credit Card Scheme and may also use Business Charge Cares in accordance with the usage policy set down on credit cards/ charge cards in the Scheme for Financing Schools.”

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Decision Reference: ED1432

Contact: Craig Ainsworth, Corporate and Support Services Email: Tel: 0161474 3204.

Publication date: 22/08/2012

Date of decision: 20/08/2012

Decided at meeting: 20/08/2012 - Executive

Effective from: 30/08/2012

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