Gloucestershire Economic Growth Joint Committee
Wednesday 15 March 2017 10.00 am

Venue: Cabinet Suite - Shire Hall, Gloucester. View directions

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To note any apologies for absence.


Declarations of Interest

To receive any pecuniary or personal interests by members.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 136 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 30 November 2016.


GFirst LEP Update pdf icon PDF 57 KB

To receive a report on the delivery of the Growth Programme in the County, including Growth Deal 3.


Employment and Skills pdf icon PDF 87 KB

To receive a progress report on work towards the formation of an Employment and Skills Board.

Additional documents:


Government Industrial Strategy pdf icon PDF 63 KB

To update members on the relevance of the strategy for Gloucestershire, to review the Joint Committee’s draft strategy consultation response (REPORT TO FOLLOW), and to note for information the planned ‘Business’ response from the LEP (attached).

Additional documents:


National Infrastructure Assessment Consultation Response pdf icon PDF 125 KB

To note the consultation response submitted by Gloucestershire County Council.


Business Rate Pool pdf icon PDF 109 KB

To receive an update report on the Business Rate Pool and potential expenditure options for the Strategic Economic Development Fund.


Future Meeting Dates

To note that the Committee is due to meet on the following dates in 2017:


Wednesday 21 June 2017

Wednesday 6 September 2017

Wednesday 29 November 2017


All meetings to start at 10am (this allows meetings of the Gloucestershire Economic Growth Scrutiny Committee to take place on the same day).