Issue details

Gloucestershire Libraries National Portfolio Organisation

To accept Arts Council England funding of £750,000 over 3 years from 1st April 2023 and to agree that the Head of Library & Registration services sets up an independent board to oversee the appropriate use of funding and ensure outcomes are achieved and reported to Arts Council England.

Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/01/2023

Decision due: Between 14 Feb 2023 and 14 Mar 2023 by Cabinet Member - Fire, Community Safety and Libraries

Lead member: Cllr Dave Norman MBE, Cabinet Member for Fire, Community Safety and Libraries

Contact: David Owen, Chief Executive, Gloucestershire First Email:

Background papers

  • Arts Council England investment programme