Decisions

Forthcoming decisions

04/12/2018 - Hillside Property Redesign

To approve that the Hillside property redesign is included in Stage 1 of the development and regeneration programme with Engie and to commission Engie to undertake a package of pre-construction services at Stage 1.


Decision Maker: Cabinet member contracts and assets

Decision due date: 22/02/2019

Wards affected: Redhill;

Lead officer: Amy Pitt

Notice of decision: 04/12/2018

Anticipated restriction: Open


27/11/2018 - Herefordshire Council Adult and Community Learning Plan 2019 - 2022

To approve the Herefordshire Council Adult and Community Learning Plan 2019 - 2022.

The plan identifies the key priorities for Herefordshire Council's Adult and Community Learning Service to achieve its strategic and operational aims for the academic years 2019 - 2022.

The plans covers the use of the funding received annually from the Education, Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) to deliver community learning and adults skills learning opportunities for Herefordshire residents aged 19 and over.

The plan includes the self assessment report, the fees and sub contracting policy, the commissioning framework and a quality improvement action plan.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 14/03/2019

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Alexia Heath

Notice of decision: 27/11/2018

Anticipated restriction: Open


21/11/2018 - Children and Young People's Plan 2019 - 2024

To recommend the final Children and Young People’s Plan for approval by Council.

The draft Children and Young People’s Plan (CYPP) 2019-2024 is presented to cabinet for recommendation to Council for approval. The plan includes priorities which will enable continued service improvement to support positive outcomes for all children and young people throughout Herefordshire.

The plan establishes key priorities and outlines how they will be achieved through work undertaken by all participating partner agencies.

More detailed delivery plans for each priority are being formulated alongside partners and relevant multi-agency groups that will identify specific actions, governance arrangements and expected timescales for realising the goals set out within the CYP Plan.

Decision Maker: Council

Decision due date: 12/07/2019

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Amanda Price

Notice of decision: 21/11/2018

Anticipated restriction: Open


15/11/2018 - Revised Special Guardianship Order (SGO) financial support policy

To approve a revised Special Guardianship Order (SGO) financial policy to increase the numbers of children that achieve permanency outside of the looked after system.

Our aim is that all children should grow up in a family who loves and cares for them. For children who are looked after and are settled in foster families who are able and willing to commit to caring for them long term and SGO provides an alternative to remaining looked after.

The revised policy provides and enhanced financial offer to foster carers to support them in caring for children outside of the looked after system.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 28/02/2019

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Gill Cox

Notice of decision: 15/11/2018

Anticipated restriction: Open


15/11/2018 - Approval for Herefordshire Adoption Service to join Adoption Central England (ACE) regional adoption agency

To approve the plan for Herefordshire Adoption service to join Adoption Central England (ACE) regional adoption agency.

The Department for Education published ‘Adoption: A vision for change’ in March 2016 which included the requirement for all local authorities to become part of a regional adoption agency by 2020.

Herefordshire would like to join ACE which is a regional adoption agency including Warwickshire, Coventry, Solihull and Worcestershire.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 28/02/2019

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Gill Cox

Notice of decision: 15/11/2018

Anticipated restriction: Open


13/11/2018 - Internal Firewall replacement

To approve a procurement to replace the council’s internal firewall hardware including support and maintenance, for Herefordshire Council in accordance with the council’s Contract Procedure Rules.

Decision Maker: Assistant director operations and support

Decision due date: 25/01/2019

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Alicia Dunsby

Notice of decision: 13/11/2018

Anticipated restriction: Open