Issue details

Specialist sexual health service delivery arrangements 2023/24

To continue with the current Specialist Sexual Health Service delivery model for the financial year 2023/24 whereby the Council agrees to transfer monies to the NHS Gloucestershire Integrated Care Board (ICB) under a Section 76 Agreement (pursuant to the National Health Services Act 2006); in order to secure the delivery of the Council’s statutory responsibilities for sexual health.

Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/01/2023

Representations made

Any representations should be sent to:

Name: Zoe Clifford

Tel. no: 01452 328504



By 5pm, 17 March 2023


Decision due: Between 20 Mar 2023 and 31 Mar 2023 by Director of Public Health

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

Lead director: Siobhan Farmer



Background papers

  • Cabinet decision to approve the specialist sexual health service delivery arrangements April 2020 – End March 2024  
  • Officer Key Decision - SHS delivery arrangements 2022-23 v5 FINAL To be Signed.pdf (  
  • Officer decision for the Incorporation of the routine commissioning of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV into the service requirements for the specialist sexual health service