Decision details

Breckland Community Funding Applications (Standing Item)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Breckland Community Funding Applications report summarised the funding recommendations made by Officers and Executive Members as part of the ongoing process for the new Sharepoint system as a way of accessing and reviewing new Community Funding Applications.


That the Capital Match Funding application of £12,892.00 towards electrical, plumbing and heating work at East Harling Recreation Club be approved, subject to:


(1)   confirmation that all other funding sources were in place prior to release of the funding;


(2)   a maximum sum of £12,892.00 or 19.96% of the cost of the project whichever was the lower; and


(3)   any other conditions that arose from Member comments from Sharepoint.


Reasons for the decision:

The Executive Members have recommended approval for East Harling Sports & Social Club subject to the following conditions:


  • To agree some hosting of events/coaching during the next 12 months;


  • The grant from East Harling Parish Council to be confirmed before payment was made; and


  • The hosting of children’s holiday activities be conditioned.

Alternative options considered:

(1)   To approve the Match Funding for East Harling Sports & Social Club to the value of £12,892.00.


(2)   To approve a lesser amount of Match Funding.


(3)   To decline the Match Funding application.

Report author: Stephanie Barnard

Publication date: 20/06/2013

Date of decision: 18/06/2013

Decided at meeting: 18/06/2013 - Cabinet

Effective from: 28/06/2013

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