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London Councils - Grants Committee


The London Councils distributes £28 million of grants each to voluntary and not-for-profit organisations working in two or more London boroughs. Section 48 of the Local Government Finance Act 1992 governs the operation of the grants scheme. The London Councils Grants Committee:


  • Takes decisions on officer recommendations for grants
  • Considers and recommends an annual budget for the grants schemes and recommends this to the London Councils Leaders’ Committee
  • Keeps the needs of London under review and in light of these, develops and recommends detailed criteria and priorities for grant giving to the London Councils Leaders’ Committee.


Council appoints 1 Member plus (up to) 4 deputies annually


Contact information

Derek Gadd

London Councils
59½ Southwark Street

Phone: 020 7934 9505

Website: http://www.londoncouncils.gov.uk/

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