Decision details

Publication of Spend Over £500

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve the format of the report to meet the Government’s requirement to publish spend detail.


Cabinet approved the format of the report as at Annex 1 of the report.

Reasons for the decision:

The report meets the minimum requirements under the publishing spend guidance.

Alternative options considered:

The council could chose not to follow the guidance but this would cause reputational issues as the council would be going against best practice.

Publication date: 13/12/2010

Date of decision: 10/12/2010

Decided at meeting: 10/12/2010 - Cabinet

Effective from: 21/12/2010

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