{meta} Agenda for Cabinet on Tuesday, 12 February 2019, 10.00 am

Agenda and decisions

Venue: Salford Suite, Salford Civic Centre, Chorley Road, Swinton

Contact: Karen Berry Principal Democratic Services Officer 

No. Item


Apologies for absence


Declarations of interest


Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 73 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on the 22 January 2019.


Schools Budget 2019/20 (Schools Block Funding) pdf icon PDF 121 KB

Councillor Merry, Deputy City Mayor

Additional documents:


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.



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