Decision details

Cost of Living Pressures

Decision Maker: Corporate and Community Overview and Scrutiny Committee, Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider the impacts of cost of living pressures on the Council and our communities


RESOLVED that Cabinet: -

(a)        Notes the pressures that are being felt by many of our communities and supports the actions taken to alleviate those; and

(b)       Supports the proposed approach to reassessing fees and charges levied by the Council for services.

Voting: Unanimous

Portfolio Holder: Leader of the Council



The council is providing significant services to support our communities through the effects of the rising cost of living but is also suffering the effects through increased costs.

Report author: Bridget Webber, Graeme Smith

Publication date: 27/10/2022

Date of decision: 26/10/2022

Decided at meeting: 26/10/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 04/11/2022

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