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Decision details

Volunteering and the Council

Decision Maker: Decision Session - Executive Member for Culture, Leisure and Communities, Executive Member for Culture, Leisure & Tourism

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Purpose of Report: To consider an update on progress with the Council's approach to volunteering.

The Executive Member will be asked to agree a new volunteering policy.


Due to additional input from HR this item has been deferred until 27 November 2015.



Resolved: (i) That the new Volunteering Policy, as set out in Annex 2 of the Officer’s report, for the City of York Council be adopted.


                (ii) That the Volunteer Managers’ Network workplan be approved.


                (iii) That the Executive Member receive an update report on progress in 12 month’s time.


Reason:       To ensure compliance with the York Charter for Volunteering and to enable the Council to offer and promote a strong volunteering culture for its employees and residents.

Report author: Mary Bailey

Publication date: 27/11/2015

Date of decision: 27/11/2015

Decided at meeting: 27/11/2015 - Decision Session - Executive Member for Culture, Leisure and Communities

Effective from: 02/12/2015

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