Report of the Chamberlain.
The Committee considered a report of the Chamberlain proposing the establishment of a fund to support engagement activities that might be required in the lead-up to and following the UK’s exit from the EU.
1. the creation of a Brexit Contingency Fund of £2m in 2018/19, with provision to carry forward any unspent balance into 2019/20 be approved.
2. authority to agree bids of up to £100k from the fund be delegate to the Town Clerk, in consultation with the Chairman and Deputy Chairman; and
3. the criteria and reporting framework set out in the report for the fund be approved.