Decision details

Funding for Voluntary Action Arun and Chichester

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


CDC is currently grant funding Voluntary Action Arun and Chichester (£47k annually) to provide advice, guidance and support to voluntary sector organisations operating in the District. The current Funding Agreement expires in March 2022, and Cabinet and Council is asked to consider early commitment to future funding for three or more years.




1.    That the Cabinet recommends to Council the continuation of funding to Voluntary Action Arun and Chichester for the provision of infrastructure support to the voluntary and community groups and charities in Chichester District as set out in para 5.2 of the report.

2.    That the Cabinet delegates authority to the Director of Housing and Communities, following consultation with the Cabinet Member for Community Services, to agree a service specification and signing of a three-year funding agreement and delegates to the Grants and Concessions Panel the annual monitoring of performance.


Report author: Mr David Hyland

Publication date: 04/11/2021

Date of decision: 02/11/2021

Decided at meeting: 02/11/2021 - Cabinet

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