Decision details

LCR 73 - Acceptance of Additional EU Grant and Extensions of Existing Programmes

Decision Maker: Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


This request meets the key decision criteria as it request the approval of the receipt of additional EU grant to be awarded to the LCR ESF Ways to Work programme. If approved, this will also have a community impact on more than 2 wards in the area as the project will support unemployed and inactive residents across the City Region.


The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority agreed that:-


(i)         the additional European Social Fund grant outlined in Table 1a within the report now submitted and for which the LCR Combined Authority acts as the Accountable Body is formally accepted;


(ii)        the end date of the existing ESF Ways to Work programme as detailed in Table 1b within the report now submitted be agreed;


(iii)       the onward grant awards of additional money to relevant partner agencies listed in Table 2 of the report now submitted be agreed; and


(iv)      delegated authority be granted to the LCR Combined Authority Treasurer and Monitoring Officer to sign relevant variation to grant funding agreement letters and agree any necessary amendments to these schemes during the period of their delivery.

Publication date: 01/11/2019

Date of decision: 01/11/2019

Effective from: 09/11/2019