Decision details

Match Funding Grant Panel - Round 4

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Awaiting Implementation

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To consider and approve the Match Funding applications for Hardingham Village Hall and Billingford Village Hall.  To note the Match Funding applications that had been approved by Delegated Decisions, and the grants awarded under the Pride in Breckland, Activity, Access Arts and Gifted and Talented schemes.

Decision:

That:

 

1)           The Capital Match Funding application of £20,000 towards a £222,000 project to build and extension and help improve the kitchen and disabled facilities for Hardingham Village Hall be approved, subject to:

 

(a)         a maximum sum of £20,000 or 9% of the cost of the project whichever is the lower from the Capital Match Funding Reserve; and

 

(b)         confirmation that other funding sources were in place prior to release of any funding.

 

2)           The Revenue Match Funding application of £4,709 towards improvements to Billingford Village Hall be approved, subject to:

 

(a)         a maximum sum of £4,709 or 30% of the cost of the project whichever is the lower from the Revenue Match Funding budget; and

 

(b)         the balance of all other funding being confirmed.

Reasons for the decision:

To meet the Council’s objectives.

Alternative options considered:

  • To approve individual Match Funding applications for the full amounts requested.

 

  • To award individual Match Funding applications at a lesser amount.

 

  • To reject individual Match Funding applications.

Report author: Catherine Lang

Publication date: 24/02/2011

Date of decision: 22/02/2011

Decided at meeting: 22/02/2011 - Cabinet

Effective from: 04/03/2011

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