Issue details

Specialist Sexual Health Service delivery arrangements 2024 - 2033

To seek Cabinet approval to continue to commission the Specialist Sexual Health Service via a Section 76 agreement with NHS Gloucestershire Integrated Care Board from 1st April 2024, in order to secure the delivery of the Council’s statutory responsibilities for sexual health. Utilising the current arrangement, this will be under Section 76 agreement.

Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 06/12/2022

Decision due: 25 Jan 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Mark Hawthorne MBE, Leader of the Council

Contact: Siobhan Farmer, Director of Public Health Email:


Agenda items

Background papers

  • Decision to approve the Strategy for the development of Gloucestershire Specialist Sexual Health Services from 1 April 2017 and the award of a contract for the provision of a Sexual Health Prevention Service (December 2016)  
  • Specialist Sexual Health Service delivery arrangements April 2020-March 2024 (January 2020)