Gloucestershire Economic Growth Joint Committee - Wednesday 18 March 2020 10.00 am, POSTPONED

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

No. Item



To note any apologies for absence.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 127 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 4 February 2020 (attached)


Declarations of Interest

To receive any pecuniary or personal interests by members.

Presentation Items


Climate Change Presentation

To receive a short presentation on the progress of the Climate Change Strategy.


Governance Arrangements (Gloucestershire Economic Growth Joint Committee) pdf icon PDF 85 KB

a)    To receive an update on the Committee’s governance arrangements;


b)    To consider a proposal on the continuation of the Joint Committee post September 2020.


LEP Barriers to Development pdf icon PDF 332 KB

A presentation on the Removing Barriers to Development Project (slideshow attached).

Decision Reports


Business Rate Pool Funding pdf icon PDF 122 KB

a)    To receive an update on the forecast outturn of the 2019/20 Business Rate Pool and estimated balance of the Strategic Economic Development Fund (SEDF)


b)    To consider a recommendation for the allocation of £2 million, (to be set aside within the SEDF), to fund the work of the proposed Gloucestershire City Region Board, as requested by Leadership Gloucestershire.

Additional documents:


Gloucestershire Strategic Planning Update pdf icon PDF 66 KB

To receive an update, including proposals, relating to the continuation of the Gloucestershire Strategic Planning Coordination Project.

Information Reports


Gloucestershire Economic Growth Scrutiny Committee Update

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


GFirst LEP Update pdf icon PDF 436 KB

A report from the GFirst LEP.


The report to include an update on the status of Growth Deal Projects and the EU Inward Investment Programme.

Additional documents:


Future Meetings

a)    To note the dates of meetings in 2020; 


3 June 2020

16 September 2020

18 November 2020


b)    To note the committee forward plan (published on the Gloucestershire County Council website) and agree items for consideration at future meetings.


c)    To note any forthcoming SEDF proposals from the Senior Officer Support Group