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Decisions published

05/08/2022 - Grant for Cleveland Pools Trust (WL) ref: 1757    Approved (subject to call-in)

Contribution towards the costs to complete refurbishment of Cleveland Pools.

Decision Maker: Council Leader

Decision published: 11/08/2022

Effective from: 19/08/2022


To fully approve £340k for Cleveland Pools Trust being funded from the Council’s corporate capital contingency budget.

Wards affected: Bathwick;

Lead officer: Maria Newton

02/08/2022 - Fox and Badger Public House, Wellow Assets of Community Value ref: 1756    Approved

On 1st June 2022, Bath & North East Somerset Council received a nomination under Section 89 of the Localism Act 2011 (“the Act”) to list Fox and Badger Public House, Wellow.
The nomination was submitted by Wellow Parish Council.

Decision Maker: Corporate Director (People)

Decision published: 02/08/2022

Effective from: 02/08/2022


The Fox and Badger Public House was successfully nominated for listing as an Asset of Community Value. The Register was updated on the councils website.

Lead officer: Cherry Bennett

28/07/2022 - Legal Fees and Charges July 2022 revision ref: 1753    Approved

Unlike statutory fees and charges Local Authorities are not constrained in how they calculate and apply fees and charges for discretionary services they provide. This means the full costs of all aspects of a services provided can be recovered and monies received invested in Council services.

A report published on the weekly list dated 20.08.2021 obtained approval from the Member for Resources and Economic Development to review of Legal Fees on an upward only basis
in accordance with CPI until July 2023. Given the continued financial pressures facing the Council and the Office of National Statistics latest forecast for UK CPI being 9.1% the Fees and Charges have been revised accordingly.

Decision Maker: Monitoring Officer

Decision published: 28/07/2022

Effective from: 28/07/2022


To revise the schedule of Legal Fees and Charges in accordance with CPI

Lead officer: Shaine Lewis

28/07/2022 - Energy Rebate Discretionary Fund Scheme (WL) ref: 1754    Approved

A Discretionary scheme to provide financial support for rising energy costs.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Adult Services and Council House Building

Decision published: 28/07/2022

Effective from: 05/08/2022


The Cabinet Member agrees to introduce the Energy Rebate Discretionaryscheme asset outin thedocument EnergyRebate Discretionary Fund Policy.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Damien Peak

27/07/2022 - Bath West Children's Centre Service Procurement (WL) ref: 1752    Approved

The Bath West Children’s Centre Service is a key part of the Early Help offer for Bath and North East Somerset. The contract expires at the end of March 2023 but it is recommended to extend for a further year until March 2024 before considering the future longer term tender options to allow sufficient time to ensure the future children’s centre service aligns with emerging national key policies and areas of work, such as Family Hubs and SEND Review, to ensure that we go out to tender for the right service.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children and Young People, Communities and Culture

Decision published: 27/07/2022

Effective from: 04/08/2022


The Cabinet Member agrees that the Bath West Children’s Centre servicecontract shallbe awardedto thecurrent provider(Action for Children)for afurther yearfrom 1st April2023 until31st March2024.

Wards affected: Moorlands; Twerton;

Lead officer: Ellie Weyman