Decision details

Revised Inter Authority Agreement for Joint Archives Service

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


The item is subject to internal governance at BCP Council and may be delayed if unable to progress in time for cut off dates at Dorset Council.


That the adoption of the revised Inter-Authority Agreement with BCP Council over the provision of the Joint Archives Service be approved.


Reason for the decision


To enable and underwrite proper political, financial and strategic oversight of the Joint Archives Service.   


To provide relevant governance structure to oversee both the strategic direction and standard of service delivered to residents. Ensuring that both governance and accountability are clearly retained by the partner local authorities.


Report author: Lisa Cotton

Publication date: 18/05/2022

Date of decision: 17/05/2022

Decided at meeting: 17/05/2022 - Cabinet

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