Gloucestershire Economic Growth Joint Committee
Wednesday 20 March 2019 11.30 am

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

No. Item



To note any apologies for absence.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 120 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 21 November 2018


Declarations of Interest

To receive any pecuniary or personal interests by members.


Gloucestershire Economic Growth Scrutiny Committee

To receive a verbal update on the activities and work plan of the Gloucestershire Economic Growth Scrutiny Committee. 



Gloucestershire Local Nature Partnership (GLNP) pdf icon PDF 89 KB

To receive a presentation on how the Gloucestershire Local Nature Partnership (GLNP) can support the local economic prosperity of Gloucestershire.


GFirst LEP Update pdf icon PDF 71 KB

A report from the Gloucestershire First (GFirst) Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP).


The committee to receive an update on the delivery of the Growth Programme; preparations for developing a Local Industrial Strategy and progress of the new LEP/local authority sponsored Inward Investment Programme.

Additional documents:


Gloucestershire Business Rates Pilot Update pdf icon PDF 128 KB

To update the committee on the progress of the Business Rates Pilot 2018/19 and to agree a process for the future allocation of funding. 


Strategic Planning pdf icon PDF 93 KB

The committee to consider -


1)    An update on the progress of the strategic planning process for Gloucestershire (report attached); 


2)    The Barriers to Development Action Plan and Planning Development Charter (report attached)


Additional documents:


Strategic Project Delivery Update

To receive verbal updates on the progression of key strategic growth projects at local councils


Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 75 KB

To consider the updated committee work plan and suggest items for consideration at future meetings.


Future Meeting Dates

To note that the Committee is due to meet on the following dates in 2019:


Wednesday 5 June 2019

Wednesday 4 September 2019

Wednesday 20 November 2019


The start times of meetings may be subject to change (at the new start time of 11.30 am). This will allow the meetings of the Strategic Planning Leader’s Board meeting to be held at Shire Hall the same day.