Decision details

Grant determination for the Holiday Activities and Food (HAF) Programme 2023/24 & 24/25

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To seek approval to accept and spend a Department for Education (DfE) grant to fund holiday activities and food programmes for the main school holidays during the 2023/24 and 2024/25 financial year.

Decision:

That Cabinet:

1.      Authorised the Executive Director Children and Education, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Children’s Services, Education and Equalities to take all steps required to accept and spend the Department for Education (DfE) grant to fund holiday activities and food programmes funding for 23/24 and 24/25 including procuring and awarding contracts (which may be over £500k) where necessary to implement the activities and programmes as outlined in this report.

Report author: Thomas Jarvis

Publication date: 07/02/2023

Date of decision: 07/02/2023

Decided at meeting: 07/02/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 15/02/2023

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