Decision details

To agree to Cheltenham Borough Council's inclusion as a partner in the renewal of the Warm and Well partnership agreement

Decision Maker: Enforcement Manager-Mark Nelson

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To agree to Cheltenham Borough Council’s inclusion as a partner in the renewal of the Warm and Well partnership agreement. The renewed partnership agreement will be for a further two years with the option to renew for up to another three years subject to performance and available finance.


Partners to the agreement include:


           Stroud District Council (Acting as lead authority with responsibility for procurement under the partnership agreement, in compliance with their constitution)


           Cheltenham Borough Council

           Tewkesbury Borough Council

           Forest of Dean District Council

           Cotswold District Council

           South Gloucestershire Council


Reasons for the decision:

To allow Cheltenham Borough Council to be included in the extension of this successful partnership and to enable delivery of planned project work, thus avoiding delays in project delivery and unacceptable confusion to vulnerable households.

One Legal have issued advice to Stroud District Council acting as lead authority for the partnership and costs are within budget. Expenditure relating to this partnership agreement will be paid for out of the Better Care Fund administered by the County Council.

Alternative options considered:

There are no alternative options to achieve desired outcomes.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Partners to the agreement decided that the Warm and Well partnership agreement be renewed and Cheltenham Borough Council should remain a partner to the agreement


Consultation between all partnership authorities.

Contact: Mark Nelson, Enforcement Manager 01242 264165 Email:

Publication date: 06/01/2022

Date of decision: 06/01/2022