Decision details

Proposal for a Gloucester Business Growth Grant scheme

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek approval establish a new Gloucester Business Growth Grant Scheme from 2017/2018.




1.    A Gloucester Business Growth Grant Scheme be established as set out in the report.


2.    The Scheme Criteria set out in the report be approved


3.    £51,685 from the City Centre Investment Fund, together with remaining monies from historic DCLG funding and unallocated income from the Broadband Voucher scheme be allocated to fund the scheme.


4.    Authority be delegated to the Regeneration and Economic Development Manager, in consultation with the Head of Regeneration and Economic Development, to make decisions on the award of Business Growth Grants based on assessment against the agreed scheme criteria.


Report author: Peter J Smith

Publication date: 11/01/2017

Date of decision: 11/01/2017

Decided at meeting: 11/01/2017 - Cabinet

Effective from: 19/01/2017

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