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Future Commitment of Bristol City Council to the UK Government Resettlement Scheme

Meeting: 09/03/2021 - Cabinet (Item 12.)

12. Future Commitment of Bristol City Council to the UK Government Resettlement Scheme pdf icon PDF 152 KB

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Decision:

Cabinet

  1. Approved the target to resettle at least 15 families or 80 people a year under the Government’s UK Resettlement Scheme’s arrivals in 2021-22.
  2. Approved the target to resettle at least 15 families or 80 people a year if the Government extends the UK Resettlement Schemes for new arrivals in from 2022-25.
  3. Authorised the Executive Director People in consultation with the Cabinet Member Adult Social Care to implement the Bristol Resettlement scheme at a cost of £1.6m in 2021-22 which is fully funded by the Home Office Grant.
  4. Authorised, subject to the extension of the UK Resettlement Schemes for new arrivals from 2022-25 and full funding by the Home Office Grant, the Executive Director People in consultation with the Cabinet Member Adult Social Care to implement the Bristol Resettlement scheme at a cost of £1.6m per year from 2022-25.