Issue details

The Supplemental Substance Misuse Treatment and Recovery Grant 2022 - 2025

To seek approval for the investment of the Section 31 Supplemental Substance Misuse Treatment and Recovery Grant 2022-25, enabling the objectives of the National Drugs Strategy 2021 to be met.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/03/2022

Decision due: Between 12 Apr 2022 and 31 Oct 2022 by Cabinet Member - Public Health and Communities

Lead member: Cllr Nick Housden, Cabinet Member for Public Health and Communities

Contact: Professor Sarah Scott, Executive Director of Adult Social Care and Public Health Email:

Background papers

  • • Officer Decision (23/04/2021): Section 31 local authority grant for additional drug treatment, crime and harm reduction activity in 2021/22 – Permission to vary current provider’s contract  
  • • From harm to hope: A 10-year drugs plan to cut crime and save lives  
  • • Indicative Planning Materials for the 2022 – 25 treatment and recovery grant (available from DPH and Head of Commissioning for Drugs and Alcohol)