Decision details

Decision Maker: Community & Resources

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No




  1. That The Torridge Business Investment Grant scheme to support the recruitment of a first employee for a qualifying Torridge-based business be rolled out offering a grant of up to £5000.


  1. That the scheme be open to applicants until June 30th. After this the scheme will be closed to applicants and the grant panel will meet to consider applications and to propose grant awards.


  1. The Grant panel will consist of:


·         The Leader of the Council;

·         Lead Member for the Economy;

·         Economic Development Officer;

·         Senior Revenue Accountant;

·         An independent accountant.


  1. That sign-off for the grant awards be assigned to the following officers:


·         Head of Paid Services

·         Strategic Manager (Resources)

·         Planning and Economy Manager


Publication date: 06/03/2019

Date of decision: 04/03/2019

Decided at meeting: 04/03/2019 - Community & Resources

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