Cabinet - Wednesday 26 January 2022 10.00 am

Venue: Cabinet Suite - Shire Hall, Gloucester

Contact: Stephen Bace 

No. Item



To note any apologies for absence.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 133 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 22 December 2021 (minutes attached).


Declarations of Interest

To  declare any pecuniary or personal interests relating to specific matters on the agenda.


Please see information note (1) at the end of the agenda



Questions at Cabinet Meetings

Up to 30 minutes is allowed for this item.


Written questions


To answer any written questions from a County Councillor, (or any person living or working in the county, or is affected by the work of the County Council), about any matter which relates to any item on the agenda for this meeting.


The closing date for the receipt of written questions is 4.00 pm on Thursday 20 January 2022.


Please submit any questions to


A written answer will be provided for each written question received (to be presented to the questioner and to Cabinet (in advance of the meeting). The questions and answers will be taken as read and will not be read out at the meeting. At the discretion of the Leader of Council, each questioner ( in attendance at the meeting) will be allowed to ask one supplementary question (in response to the answer given to the original question).


A copy of all written questions and written answers circulated at the meeting will be attached to the signed copy of the minutes of the meeting.


Urgent questions


An urgent written question may be asked by a member of the public about any item on the Cabinet agenda for that meeting which the Chairperson considers could not have been reasonably submitted by the deadline for the receipt of written questions, provided he or she gives notice of the question to the Chief Executive by 12 noon the day before the meeting.

Key Decisions


Council Strategy and Medium Term Financial Strategy 2022/23 - 2025/26 pdf icon PDF 353 KB

To recommend the Medium Term Financial Strategy (MTFS), Council Strategy, Revenue and Capital Budget 2022/23 and Precept to Council.


Supporting documents:


Appendix 1 Council Strategy

Appendix 2 Medium Term Financial Strategy

Appendix 3 Budget Consultation Report (TO FOLLOW - There is an interim report on the consultation in Section 2. (Information Gathering) of the EqIA)

Appendix 4 Corporate Overview and Scrutiny minutes (6 January 2022)

Appendix 5 Equality Impact Assessment (see separate pack)


The decision to take into account the outcomes of the recent formal budget consultation and feedback from Corporate Overview and Scrutiny Committee.


Cllr Phil Awford (Chair of Corporate Overview and Scrutiny Committee) to present the Scrutiny Committee’s observations.



Additional documents:


Financial Monitoring Report 2021/22 pdf icon PDF 194 KB


Work Smarter Digital Phase 2: Re-procurement of the Enterprise Support Service Contract pdf icon PDF 190 KB

Additional documents:


Recommissioning of Youth Support Services in 2022 pdf icon PDF 212 KB

Additional documents:


School Admission Arrangements for 2023/24 Academic Year pdf icon PDF 496 KB

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