Decision details

Household Support Fund and Discretionary Council Tax Energy Rebate framework and approach

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance and Cost of Living

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To provide a programme of funding to support residents most in need with food, utilities, and other essentials in response to the increasing cost of living. The framework and approach will include the second tranche of the Household Support Fund (£2.7m) and the Discretionary Council Tax Energy Rebate (£1.5m) both running from 1 April to 30 September 2022.

Decision:

1.    To agree the framework for distribution of the £2.7m Q1-2 Household Support Fund as set out in paragraph 2.5

 

2.    To agree the £1.5m summary framework for distribution of the Q1-2 Council Tax energy Rebate Discretionary Fund as set out in paragraph 2.5

 

Publication date: 13/06/2022

Date of decision: 21/06/2022

Effective from: 29/06/2022

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