(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.