Decision details

Black Cultural Archives funding

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance and Performance

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider continued funding arrangements and community benefits package for the Black Cultural Archives.


1.    To approve £621,960 in grant funding to support the BCA to continue their transition into their new operating model and to refurbish their building to enable greater potential for income generation and ensure their ongoing financial sustainability. Funding will be conditional and released on the achievement of key agreed milestones.


2.    To delegate authority to the Director, Enterprise, Jobs and Skills to oversee and agree delivery milestones and the social value terms and conditions.


Publication date: 28/08/2019

Date of decision: 05/09/2019

Effective from: 13/09/2019

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