{meta} Decision - Schools Budget 2019/20 (Schools Block Funding)

Decision details

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Salford City Council - Record of Decision (CABINET)


I Paula Boshell, Statutory Deputy City Mayor, in consultation with the Cabinet and in exercise of the powers contained within the City Council constitution do hereby:

Approve the school budget allocations (schools block funding) for 2018-19 and the schools budget tool submission to the Education Funding Agency for compliance checking.

The Reasons are:

The schools budgets have been calculated in accordance with Salford’s approved funding formula as agreed with Schools Forum approvals.

Options considered and rejected were: Not applicable

Assessment of Risk: Low. The funding is contained within the overall Dedicated Schools Grant allocation

The source of funding is: Dedicated Schools Grant

Legal Advice obtained: Not applicable

Financial Advice obtained: Provided by the Finance Team

Procurement Advice obtained: Not applicable

The following document contains exempt or confidential information and is not available for public inspection:

Appendix A – Salford Schools Budgets 2018-19

Contact Officer: Chris Mee                                     Tel No: 0161 778 0434


*           This document records a key decision, but the matter was not             included in the Council's Forward Plan and it has been dealt with             under the emergency procedure.

*           This decision is urgent and is not subject to call-in, in accordance with     the Decision Making Procedure Rules.

*           The appropriate scrutiny committee to call-in the decision is the             Children’s Scrutiny Panel.




Signed:  Paula Boshell                                                       Dated: 12 February 2019.                                                     

               Statutory Deputy City Mayor




*           This decision was published on 12 February 2019.                                              .

*           This decision will come in force at 4.00 p.m. on 19 February 2019                                        unless it is called-in in accordance with the Decision Making Process Rules.


Publication date: 12/02/2019

Date of decision: 12/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 12/02/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/02/2019

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