Issue details

Continuation of shared Trading Standards Service – KEY/28FEB22/03

The Cabinet Member authorised: 


1.    The continuation of the agreement for the delivery of a shared Trading Standards Service by Peterborough City Council (PCC) on behalf of Cambridgeshire County Council (CCC)  until terminated as set out in the Delegation and Collaboration Agreement; 


2.    The Agreement be varied to incorporate changes as required by the authorities; 


3.    That Peterborough City Council continues to accept the delegation of functions from Cambridgeshire County Council as agreed and listed in the Delegation and Collaboration Agreement; 


4.    The Corporate Director of Resources to make any future amendments to the Agreement in consultation with the Director of Law and Governance or delegated officers;


5.    Authorise the Director of Law and Governance or delegated officers to enter into any legal documentation in relation to this matter.

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: 28/01/2022

Decision due: Not before 29th Jun 2022 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Steve Allen, Deputy Leader of the Conservative Group

Lead director: Executive Director Place and Economy

Department: People Services

Contact: Catherine Pawson. Head of Operations Trading Standards, 01954 284651, Email:

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Growth, Environment and Resources Scrutiny Committee