Decision details

Business Rates Pool High Street Project

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


£70,000 has been allocated as a ‘one-off’ fund to each district and borough in West Sussex from the Business Rates Pool to develop a new initiative to support the High Street. Cabinet is asked to agree the scope of the fund’s use.




1.    That Cabinet agrees the release of the Business Rates Pool monies totalling £70,000 for spend on a ‘high street feasibility project’.

2.    That Cabinet agrees to work commencing on the feasibility study for the project as set out in section 4 of the report, using the total fund allocated to this Council.


Report author: Ms Melanie Burgoyne

Publication date: 04/11/2021

Date of decision: 02/11/2021

Decided at meeting: 02/11/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 11/11/2021

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