Decision Maker: Executive Board
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
The Board considered a report of the Operational Director – Finance, on the Council’s Capital Strategy for 2022/23.
It was reported that all councils were required to produce a Capital Strategy annually, the aim of which was to ensure that the Council understood the overall long-term policy objectives and resulting capital strategy requirements, governance procedures and risk appetite.
Members were advised that the Capital Strategy should be read in conjunction with the Treasury Management Strategy Statement, included on the same agenda; this detailed the expected activities of the treasury management function and incorporated the Annual Investment Strategy (AIS) and the Minimum Revenue Provision (MRP) policy for 2022/23. It was noted that the successful delivery of the Capital Strategy would assist the Council in planning and funding its capital expenditure over the next three years.
RESOLVED: That Council be recommended to approve the 2022/23
Capital Strategy, as presented in the Appendix attached to the report.
Report author: Angela Roden
Publication date: 10/03/2022
Date of decision: 17/02/2022
Decided at meeting: 17/02/2022 - Executive Board