Decision details

Gloucester Guildhall National Portfolio Organisations (NPO) Funding Decision

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To inform Members of the outcome of a funding bid submitted by the City Council for Gloucester Guildhall and gain approval to proceed with a plan of implementation.




(1)    the successful application and offer of multi-year funding by Arts Council England to the City Council for Gloucester Guildhall is noted


(2)    the increase in the number of National Portfolio Organisations (NPO) in the city is noted as an indicator of the success of the Cultural Strategy


(3)    the Head of Culture, in consultation with the Director of Policy and Resources and the Director: One Legal is given delegated authority to accept the award on behalf of the council and to enter the 3-year agreement


(4)    the Head of Culture is given delegated authority to establish an independent Steering Board for Gloucester Guildhall.

Publication date: 12/01/2023

Date of decision: 11/01/2023

Decided at meeting: 11/01/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/01/2023

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