Issue details

Libraries Future Model Proposals - KEY/06JAN15/02

Cabinet received a report from the Cabinet Member for City Centre Management, Culture and Tourism.


The purpose of the report was to allow Cabinet to consider the consultation responses received from the first consultation process, and subsequent approval for the next steps on libraries including a second, eight week public consultation on possible, affordable delivery approaches, to libraries which would meet the Council’s statutory obligations.


Cabinet considered the report and RESOLVED:


1)  To consider the responses received to the first consultation as set out in the report; and


2)  To approve the basis for the second public consultation on the future delivery model of library services in Peterborough.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significantly affecting two or more electoral wards;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/12/2014

Decision due: 19 Jan 2015 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for City Centre Management, Culture and Tourism

Lead director: Executive Director Corporate Services

Department: Corporate Services

Contact: Paul Stevenette, Programme Manager Email:; Tel: 01733 452475 Email:

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Strong and Supportive Scrutiny Committee

Meeting Open to Public: n/a


Agenda items


  • It is not anticipated that there will be any documents other than the report and relevant appendices to be published.