Decision details

Grant Support to Local Businesses - Additional Restrictions Grant

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve the principles underpinning the Additional Restrictions Grant.




(1)          the Additional Resources Grant (ARG) , in accordance with the Principles the frequency of payments to be made recommended in the officer’s report, be allocated;


(2)          the Corporate Director of Community be authorised, following consultation with the Leader of the Council, Portfolio Holder for Finance and Resources, and Portfolio Holder for Planning, Regeneration and Employment,  to allocate funds in accordance with those Principles, and delegate operational authority to the Head of Revenue and Benefits and the Head of Enterprise to implement.


Reason for Decision:  To ensure public funding was allocated in accordance with BEIS Guidance and  with recommended principles to deliver the greatest positive impact on Harrow’s businesses that had been adversely impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic.


Alternative Options Considered and Rejected:  As set out in the report.


Conflict of Interest relating to the matter declared by Cabinet Member/Dispensation Granted:  None.

Report author: Corporate Director, Community

Publication date: 18/12/2020

Date of decision: 17/12/2020

Decided at meeting: 17/12/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 30/12/2020

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