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APR15 - Government Funding to Implement the Domestic Abuse Bill

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes



  1. Approved the acceptance of the allocated funding of £1,079,426 for 2021/22 to deliver the statutory duties of the Domestic Abuse Bill.
  2. Approved the establishment of a Domestic Abuse Partnership Board and a Collaborative Commissioning Board to make joint recommendations on use of the funding to commission Domestic Abuse Services in accordance with the decision pathway process.
  3. Authorised the Executive Director People in consultation with Cabinet Member Communities and Public Health and the Director of Communities and Public Health to spend the funding in accordance with the recommendations of the Collaborative Commissioning Board and take all steps necessary to procure and award contracts to meet the requirements of the Domestic Abuse Bill.


Publication date: 09/03/2021

Date of decision: 09/03/2021

Decided at meeting: 09/03/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 19/03/2021

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