Decision details

School Reserve Balances Year Ending 31 March 2020 and Protocol for Schools In Financial Difficulty

Decision Maker: Education, Youth & Culture Overview & Scrutiny Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To provide the Committee with details of the closing balances held by Flintshire schools at the end of the financial year.


(a)       That the schools reserve balances as at the 31 March, 2020, be noted;


(b)       That the changes to the Protocol for Schools in Financial Difficulty be noted; and


(c)        Should the Council receive additional funding as part of the Local Government settlement, over and above the minimum requirement, the Committee support in-year revenue being provided to support schools in deficit.

Report author: Lucy Morris

Publication date: 09/11/2020

Date of decision: 05/11/2020

Decided at meeting: 05/11/2020 - Education, Youth & Culture Overview & Scrutiny Committee

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