Decision details

Waiver of Contract Standing Orders - Provision of CEV Funding to Rainbow Service, Harlow

Decision Maker: Portfolio Holder for Community and Wellbeing

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


RESOLVED that a decision to waive Contract Standing Order No. 9.8(c) is given by the Chief Executive in consultation with the Council’s Section 151 Officer to enable the Council to enter into a one off grant of £20,000 to Harlow Rainbow Services to enable them to continue provide support to Clinically Extremely Vulnerable (CEV) residents during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Reasons for the decision:

A     To ensure the health and wellbeing of CEV residents in Harlow.


B    To allow the Council to submit its plan on how to spend CEV funding to Essex County Council by 31 January 2021.

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Publication date: 22/01/2021

Date of decision: 22/01/2021

Effective from: 30/01/2021

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