Decision details

Community Grants Programme 2019/20

Decision Maker: Portfolio Holder for Culture, Leisure and Tourism

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Tunbridge Wells Borough Council recognises the important role that voluntary and community groups throughout the borough play in the provision of services and activities. This grants programme aims to assist organisations with projects that help to achieve the Borough Council's priorities and contribute to other key strategies.




1.    That the applications and allocations for grants be approved for the amounts indicated in paragraphs 2.5 to 2.18 of the report, as recommended by the Community Grants Assessment Panel;


2.    That the Director of Finance, Policy and Development, in conjunction with the Portfolio Holder for Culture, Leisure and Tourism, be delegated authority to approve a request from the Trinity Theatre to vary their capital and revenue support grant; and


3.    That Capital Grants be no longer offered annually but on a specific basis, to allow the recipient to be self sufficient without further council funding.

Publication date: 05/02/2019

Date of decision: 05/02/2019

Effective from: 13/02/2019

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