Issue - decisions

Exercise the option to extend the council’s contract with Gloucestershire Action for Refugees and Asylum Seekers (GARAS) relating to the provision of support services to refugees under the UK Resettlement Scheme.

12/02/2024 - Exercise the option to extend the council’s contract with Gloucestershire Action for Refugees and Asylum Seekers (GARAS) relating to the provision of support services to refugees under the UK Resettlement Scheme.

To exercise the option to extend the contract with GARAS on the expiry of the initial three-yearcontract period for one yearat its expiry on 31 March 2024 This will ensure continuity of support is provided to refugees resettling in Gloucestershire under the grant funded Home Office UK Resettlement Scheme (UKRS) There remains an option to extend for a further one year after the expiry of this extension period.