09/07/2019 - Sale of Land at Former Meadows Special School Biddulph

To agree the sale of the site.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 21/08/2019

Divisions affected: Staffordshire Moorlands - Biddulph North;

Lead officer: Ian Turner

Notice of decision: 12/07/2019

Anticipated restriction: Fully exempt  - view reasons


09/07/2019 - Adult Learning Disability 2022 Community Offer - Carers

Staffordshire's Carer Strategy:
- Presentation of the final strategy
- Consideration of how we implement the Carers Strategy in future

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 16/10/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Andrew Jepps

Notice of decision: 09/07/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


09/07/2019 - South Staffordshire Growth Agreement

Growth Agreement between Staffordshire County Council and South Staffordshire Council being submitted for formal agreement.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 18/09/2019

Divisions affected: South Staffordshire Constituency;

Lead officer: Andrew Donaldson

Notice of decision: 09/07/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


09/07/2019 - Arrangement for the Provision of Day Care Services for Adults in Staffordshire

Recommissioning of day care services for Adults in Staffordshire.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 18/12/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Helen Trousdale

Notice of decision: 09/07/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


09/07/2019 - Treasury Management Report for the Year Ended 31 March 2019

To inform the Cabinet of the Council's investment and borrowing activity during 2018/19 including both borrowing and investment decisions taken throughout the year in the light of the interest rates and economic conditions prevailing at the time.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 21/08/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Melanie Stokes

Notice of decision: 09/07/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


09/07/2019 - Arrangements for the Provision of Reablement Services for Adults in Staffordshire

Outline of the strategy, options and recommendations and approval to enter into a contract for the delivery of reablement within Staffordshire from 01/04/2020.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 18/09/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Helen Trousdale

Notice of decision: 09/07/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


09/07/2019 - Section 75 for Adult Social Care

Decision regarding the Section 75 agreement for the provision of adult social care Assessment and Case Management and Occupational Therapy in Staffordshire commencing April 2020.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 18/09/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Amanda Stringer

Notice of decision: 09/07/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


09/07/2019 - Strategic Plan and Medium Term Financial Strategy 2020 - 2025

To update Cabinet with progress on the Strategic Plan and Medium Term Financial Strategy.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 18/12/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Rachel Spain

Notice of decision: 09/07/2019


09/07/2019 - Strategic Plan and Medium Term Financial Strategy 2020 - 2025

To update Cabinet with progress on the Strategic Plan and Medium Term Financial Strategy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 16/10/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Rachel Spain

Notice of decision: 09/07/2019


09/07/2019 - Shared Lives Service Recommission

The Shared Lives Service is a form of support where Customers share the family home of a specially recruited and trained Shared Lives Carer and their family. The purpose of the Shared Lives Service is to support Customers to live as independently as possible and to achieve and maintain their desired potential in relation to their physical, intellectual, emotional and social capacity, with the aim of assisting each individual Customer to develop their potential and organise systems to promote a pathway leading to reduced dependence and greater independence.

We have a current contract with PSS UK LTD which is due to expire on 31st March 2020. The original contract was let on 1st April 2016 for a period of two years with the option to extend for a further period of two years. As the contract value is £1,142,000 per annum a cabinet decision is required to recommission the service.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 18/09/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Andrew Jepps, Andy Marriott

Notice of decision: 09/07/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


09/07/2019 - Integrated Performance Report 2019/20 - Quarter 2

This Quarterly Integrated Performance Report provides an overview of Staffordshire County Council’s progress, performance and financial position in delivering against our Strategic Plan.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 16/10/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Andrew Donaldson, Robert Flinter, Rob Salmon

Notice of decision: 09/07/2019


11/06/2019 - Adult Learning Disability 2022 Community Offer

The future of Learning Disability Services directly provided by Staffordshire County Council.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 18/09/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Andrew Jepps

Notice of decision: 17/06/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


11/06/2019 - Adoption of Revised Statement of Community Involvement

The County Council is required to produce a Statement of Community Involvement and to ensure that it is reviewed at least every 5 years. The document sets out how we will consult when preparing our Minerals and Waste Local Plans and when determining planning applications. The current SCI was adopted in 2014, so a review is now due. Planning Committee will be advised of the emerging new SCI on 6 June, and thereafter it will be available for public consultation for a statutory period of 6 weeks. However, as a planning document, formal adoption must be resolved through Cabinet.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 21/08/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Anthony Hodge

Notice of decision: 11/06/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


11/06/2019 - Business Case for Council Owned New Build Care Homes with Nursing

Due to the rising costs and decreasing supply of care home with nursing placements available in Staffordshire the Council intends to increase the capacity to meet the eligible care needs of older aged individuals in our communities by the development of new Council owned Care Homes. These care homes will be able to meet the care needs of individuals with nursing needs and aims to maximise technology to provide good quality care.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 18/09/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Helen Trousdale

Notice of decision: 11/06/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


11/06/2019 - Infrastructure Plus Contract Performance

Update on the delivery performance of the Infrastructure+ Contract

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 18/09/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: James Bailey

Notice of decision: 11/06/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


11/06/2019 - Highway Infrastructure Asset Management Plan (HIAMP)

Update of the Council's Highway Infrastructure Asset Management Plan

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 18/09/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: James Bailey

Notice of decision: 11/06/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


11/06/2019 - Improving the Emotional Health and Wellbeing of Children and Young People within Staffordshire

Staffordshire County Council (SCC) are seeking to lead an integrated commissioning arrangement with the Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs), for a new, preventative emotional health and wellbeing service for children and young people throughout Staffordshire. A priority outlined in the Pan-Staffordshire Emotional Health and Wellbeing Strategy 2018 – 2023 and aligned to the NHS Long Term Plan, is the need for transformation across children’s emotional and mental health services. As the Lead Commissioner, SCC are committed to developing and shaping service design, with providers via a competitive dialogue procurement process.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 18/12/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Michael Harrison

Notice of decision: 11/06/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


14/09/2018 - Waste Disposal Arrangements in the North of Staffordshire from 2025

Options for the future involvement of SCC with the project to replace SOTCC Hanford ERF plant, to ensure capacity is available to SCC for the disposal of its waste into the future.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 18/09/2019

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Clive Thomson

Notice of decision: 14/09/2018