Decision - Targeted Budget Management (TBM) 2019/20: Month 7

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Targeted Budget Management (TBM) 2019/20: Month 7

Decision Maker: Policy & Resources Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


RESOLVED: That the Committee


1.    Noted the forecast risk position for the General Fund, which indicated a budget pressure of £3.974m. This included an overspend of £0.061m on the council’s share of the NHS managed Section 75 services.


2.    Noted that the one-off financial risk safety net of £0.855m is available to mitigate the forecast risk if the risks cannot be completely eliminated by year-end.


3.    Noted the forecast for the Housing Revenue Account (HRA), which is currently an underspend of £0.200m.


4.    Noted the forecast risk position for the Dedicated Schools Grant which is an underspend of £0.297m.


5.    Noted the forecast outturn position on the capital programme and approve the variations in Appendix 6 and the new schemes as set out in Appendix 7.


6.    Approved the creation of a cemeteries maintenance reserve as set out in paragraph 9.9.


Report author: Jeff Coates

Publication date: 05/12/2019

Date of decision: 05/12/2019

Decided at meeting: 05/12/2019 - Policy & Resources Committee

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