Decision details

LCR 109 - Approval of SIF Funds for the Good Business Festival

Decision Maker: Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve a grant funding request from the Strategic Investment Fund (round II) for up to £3m, to support the development and delivery of an international business festival in 2020 to focus on attracting internaitonal and local business/communities, to build relationships and showcase the key assets and capabilities from across the Liverpool City Region with a focus on social purpose.


The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority:-


(i)         Approved the provision of funding of up to £3,000,000; and


(ii)        Granted authority to the Director of Commercial Development and Investment to finalise negotiations of detailed terms of the agreement and Festival approach in consultation with the Combined Authority Monitoring Officer and Combined Authority Treasurer.

Publication date: 06/12/2019

Date of decision: 06/12/2019

Effective from: 14/12/2019

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