Issue details

Support for the sustainability of the Adult Social Care market – KEY/18JAN21/01

The appendix is NOT FOR PUBLICATION in accordance with paragraph (s) 3 of Schedule 12A of Part 1 of the Local Government Act 1972 in that it contains information relating to financial affairs of the Council, namely [commercially sensitive information detailing Officers approach to discussions with care providers]. The public interest test has been applied to the information contained within the exempt annex and it is considered that the need to retain the information as exempt outweighs the public interest in disclosing it.


The Cabinet Member:


1.    Approved an additional expenditure to the Adult Social Care market providers in 2020/21 to help with service sustainability.


2.    Delegated the implementation of service sustainability payments to the Corporate Director, People and Communities

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings greater than £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 18/12/2020

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
The decision will include an exempt annexe. By virtue of paragraph 3, information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information).

Decision due: Not before 18th Jan 2021 by Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care, Health & Public Health

Department: People Services

Contact: Gurdev Singh, Head of Service, P&C Commissioning, 07747 455016, Email:

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Adults and Communities Scrutiny Committee