Decision details

Citizens Assembly

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council (Section 9E)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


For Cabinet to approve the citizens’ assembly. Cabinet to also allocate the new homes bonus funding allocation to the managing climate change ear marked reserve, to enable the views of the assembly to shape the use of the reserve.




a)    Cabinet approve the principles of citizens assembly as described in this report;


Alternative options considered:

1.             Alternative options are:

a.     Not to hold a citizen’s assembly


Reason Key: Expenditure and strategic nature / impact on communities;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Josie Rushgrove, Head of corporate finance Email: Tel: 01432 261867.

Publication date: 14/01/2022

Date of decision: 14/01/2022

Effective from: 21/01/2022

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