Issue details

West Midlands Combined Authority

To seek approval to withdraw as an observer from the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) and to stop paying the £25k membership fee starting this financial year 2020/21.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Strategic nature / impact on communities;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 25/03/2020

General exception notice

This item is subject to the General Exception procedure. It is proposed to take a key decision on the decision date shown below. It would be impracticable to defer the decision. This notice has been issued to the chairman of the relevant overview and scrutiny committee.

Reason for urgency:
A decision is required in advance of the next annual payment becoming due.

Decision due: 2 April 2020 by Cabinet member corporate strategy and budget

Lead member: Cabinet member corporate strategy and budget

Lead director: Chief executive

Department: Economy and Place

Contact: Vinia Abesamis, Senior policy and funding officer Vinia Abesamis Email: Tel: 01432260625.


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