Decision Maker: Leader of the Council: Property & Development
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
The Additional Restrictions Grant (ARG) was announced by Government on 31st October 2020 to enable Local Authorities to support businesses in their areas. The ARG is intended to operate alongside the separate Local Restrictions Support Grant (Closed) scheme.
The proposed Ipswich Borough Council Policy for the administration of this grant scheme is set out in Appendix 1.
To adopt the Policy set out in Appendix 1 and authorise the Chief Executive to determine any applications submitted in accordance with the Policy (i.e. to a maximum value of £3,000 per grant).
Reason: To enable the Council to effectively administer the new grant.
Note: This decision is exempt from call-in to enable the Policy to be implemented and grants to be issued prior to Christmas 2020.
Urgent item?: Yes
Publication date: 26/11/2020
Date of decision: 26/11/2020