Decision details

Test and Trace Support Payments - Discretionary Scheme

Decision Maker: Corporate Director Finance and Systems

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


1. That the proposed Test and Trace Discretionary Payment scheme as detailed in the report be adopted.


2. That this matter be considered urgent and not therefore subject to call in.

Reasons for the decision:

To ensure that the Council has an appropriate scheme for considering applications for discretionary payments in place to meet Government requirements.

Alternative options considered:

Given the limited amount of funding available and the importance of consistency across Greater Manchester in decision making in relation to applications, alternative options were not considered.

Urgent item?: Yes

Publication date: 08/10/2020

Date of decision: 05/10/2020

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