Issue details

Review of Better Care Fund (BCF)

A report was presented to Cabinet which provided an update on the current use of the Better Care Fund, and recommended that some of the funding be used to support additional resources for Home Energy advice.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or Making one-off Savings anticipated to be £250,000 or more*;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/01/2023

Decision due: 2 Mar 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Jill Bayford, Shadow Cabinet Member for Housing

Lead director: Bob Porter

Contact: Bob Porter, Director of Place Email:

What the decision will mean: Review the allocated spend of the BCF to inform the decision to add staff resource to the Energy Team on a temporary basis


Agenda items


  • Cabinet report