Issue details

LCR 150 - Acceptance of European Social Fund

The LCR Combined Authority is asked to accept a grant from the European Social Fund for the Liverpool City Region Positive Inclusion Programme and Additional European Regional Development grant to support SME Restart and Recovery and Kickstarting Tourism package.


The LCR Combined Authority will act as the Accountable Body for the grants and make onward grant awards to Delivery partners.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial and Community Impact;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Local Authorities affected: (All Local Authorities);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 27/08/2020

Decision due: 25 Sep 2020 by Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

Lead director: John Fogarty

Contact: Louise Chamley, Compliance Officer Email: [email protected], Alex Eslick Email: [email protected].


Consultation has taken place with the Department of Work and Pensions, ESIF Committee and constituent Local Authorities.


Consultation in respect of the ERDF support for SME restart and Recovery and Kickstarting Tourism package has taken place with the ESIF Committee, the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government, the LCR Growth Company and the LCR Growth Hub.

Making Representations: Louise Chamley, in respect of the ESF Grant for the Positive Inclusion Programme Email: Alex Eslick, in respect of the ERDF Grant for the Support SME Restart and Recovery and Kickstarting Tourism Package Email:



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