Issue details

Household Support Fund

To accept the offer made by Lincolnshire County Council as part of the Department for Work and Pension’s Household Support Fund and to establish support for our most vulnerable communities in Boston, East Lindsey and South Holland.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant effect on communities in two or more wards or electoral divisions of the Council;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/11/2021

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Reason for urgency:
Due to the urgent need to support struggling households with immediate needs this Winter an urgent decision is required by the Leader of the Council. In addition delegation is required to sign off policy and procedure outside of the committee process in order to successfully launch the local scheme on 1st December 2021.

Lead director: Deputy Chief Executive - Communities

Contact: Emily Spicer, Assistant Director - Wellbeing and Community Leadership Email: