Decision details

Lincolnshire Women's Concordat

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To sign up to the Lincolnshire Women's Concordat


That the Lincolnshire Women’s Concordat be signed up to, and that the requirements set out within it be committed to.


Reasons for the decision:

This is a key piece of work to support both national and local strategies to improve outcomes for women and girls at risk of entering, or those who have already entered, the criminal justice system. As a member of the SLP, it is recommended that South Holland District Council participates in the Lincolnshire Concordat to maximise the outcomes that can be achieved in Lincolnshire.


Alternative options considered:

Acknowledge the hard work that has been undertaken by the Reducing Offending Core Priority Group (ROCPG) but decline to sign up to the Women’s Concordat.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Conflict of Interest: None

Dispensation Granted: None

Contact: Forrest White, Democratic Services Assistant Email:

Report author: Forrest White

Publication date: 14/12/2021

Date of decision: 14/12/2021

Decided at meeting: 14/12/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 23/12/2021

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