Decision details

Grants to Arts and Cultural Organisations

Reference: D46270

Decision Maker: Executive Board

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Approval of proposed awards for individual organisations for the arts@leeds programme.


The Director of City Development submitted a report which sought approval of the allocation of the 4 year arts@leeds grants for the period 2018 - 2022.


Responding to a Member’s enquiry, the Board received an update regarding the current position in respect of the discussions currently taking place with Leeds Community Arts Network (LCAN) and the organisation’s use of facilities within the Carriageworks.


Following consideration of Appendix 1 to the submitted report designated as exempt from publication under the provisions of Access to Information Procedure Rule 10.4(3), which was considered in private at the conclusion of the meeting, it was



(a)  That the level of support for individual organisations over the 4-year arts@leeds programme, as listed at section 3.4 of the submitted report, be approved;


(b)  That it be noted that the Chief Officer, Culture and Sport is responsible for the implementation of resolution (a) above.

Reason Key: Expenditure > £250,000;

Portfolio Holder: Executive Member for Economy and Culture

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Discussions with the Executive Member for Economy and Culture


Executive Member for Economy and Culture

Contact: Matthew Sims, Head of Arts and Venues 0113 378 7172 Email:

Report author: Matthew Sims

Publication date: 12/02/2018

Date of decision: 07/02/2018

Decided at meeting: 07/02/2018 - Executive Board

Effective from: 17/02/2018

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