Decision details

Community and Arts Grant Review

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No





(1)  Council adopts the proposed Exeter Grants Programme appended to the report presented to the meeting, and allocates a start-up budget of £30,000 from the Hew Homes Bonus Local Community Reserve1 to mobilise the new Exeter Grant Programme.


(2)  Council approves the creation of the Exeter City Fund from the sources described and notes that the extensive listening and consultation process has enabled the Council to seek views on spending priorities with regard to the Neighbourhood Portion of the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) 2. This is in line with CIL Regulations 2010 (Regulation 59F) and the underpinning Planning Practice Guidance (PPG Paragraph 73).


(3)  Council approves the establishment of the Exeter Grants Panel to provide strategic oversight and leadership of the Exeter Grants Programme


Reason for Decision:

As set out in the report.




Report author: Dawn Rivers

Publication date: 09/07/2019

Date of decision: 09/07/2019

Decided at meeting: 09/07/2019 - Executive

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