1. That delegated authority be given to the Service Director Finance and Deputy Mayor (Finance, Governance and Performance) in consultation with Deputy Mayor (Communities, Equalities & Public Health) and the Mayor, to progress and agree, if required, arrangements for the future of the West of England 100% Business Rates Pilot with the Department for Communities & Local Government (DCLG).
2. That the extent of forecast revenue overspend at period 5 of £2.3m be noted.
3. That Strategic and Service Directors continued review of the levels of over and underspends and reallocate budgets in order to remain within the directorate service allocations for 2017/18 be noted.
4. That Cabinet the progress against planned efficiency savings be noted.