Issue details

Active Communities: Progressing new delivery arrangements

The report updates Cabinet on progress to establish a new Community Interest Company to deliver active communities programmes and operate Council-owned leisure centres and seeks approval for the business case.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/01/2021

Anticipated restriction: Fully exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Contains information relating to the financial or business affairs of particular persons (including the Authority). Disclosure of this information would not be in the public interest as to do so would negatively impact the Council's commercial position; and further relates to consultations or negotiations, or contemplated consultations or negotiations in relation to the employees of Life Leisure.

Decision due: 9 Feb 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Finance & Resources, Cabinet Member for Climate Change & Environment

Lead director: Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

Department: Services to Place

Contact: Paul Richards, Director of Development and Regeneration Email: Tel: 0161-474-2940.

Consultation process

portfolio holders, C&H, CRMG, Cabinet

Forward Plan Reference: SS22

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: n/a

Relevant Scrutiny Committee for the purpose of call-in: Communities & Housing


Agenda items


  • Active Communities: Progressing new delivery arrangements