Tag Archives: Shropshire Council

Contracts News

Shropshire Council currently has a number of contact opportunities open. These can be found on the ‘Doing Business With Us’ section of the Council’s website. You can find out more here: https://shropshire.gov.uk/doing-business-with-us/current-opportunities-for-tendering/view-and-apply-for-current-tenders/ Current opportunities include: Overnight Short breaks for Disabled … Continue reading

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Village Profiles

In addition to the Market Town & Parish Profiles, Shropshire Council have launched 15 Village profiles for the larger villages in Shropshire. These have been produced to support elected members, people preparing funding bids and as a starting point for local … Continue reading

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Consultations News

Shropshire Council – Bring Banks Consultation As a result of substantial Government funding reductions, Shropshire Council needs to significantly reduce its budget and make unprecedented changes to services.  A proposal has been put forward to remove Council owned bring bank sites to help … Continue reading

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Consultations News

Shropshire Council Consultations Shropshire Council has a number of open consultations covering a range of issues. Main consultations are listed below with links and closing dates: Business Regulation Consultation – Shropshire Council, Shropshire Fire & Rescue and the Marches Local … Continue reading

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Consultations News

Council Tax Support Consultation The former national Council Tax Benefit Scheme was abolished on 31 March 2013 and replaced with a new system of localised council tax support. This requires each billing authority to design and implement its own scheme … Continue reading

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Consultation – Important Please Participate

Citizens Advice Shropshire has been calling on Shropshire Council to introduce consistency for Employment and Suppport Allowance (ESA) claimants and Universal Credit claimants in their Council Tax Support Scheme exemptions. This will ensure that the most vulnerable people who are … Continue reading

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Local Courses for Managers

Effective Absence Management Tuesday 15th January, 09.00 – 13.00 Haydn Smith Room, Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury £50 per delegate Sickness and absenteeism costs organisations money and time, and can potentially decrease workplace cohesion. Join Shropshire Council on the 15th January for an … Continue reading

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Community Enablement Team Update

A message for the VCS Assembly At the full Council meeting held in February 2018 the Council approved a budget saving of £648,480 impacting on the Community Enablement Team by the end of the 2018/19 financial year. Significant challenges facing … Continue reading

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Local Transport Plan Survey

You will have seen the survey promoted in the VCSA news before but this is a reminder that the survey closes on the 31st October. Shropshire Council are currently working on developing the fourth Local Transport Plan for Shropshire (LTP4). The LTP … Continue reading

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Survey – Joint Health Overview & Scrutiny Committee

Shropshire Council and Telford and Wrekin Council Joint Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee Survey Have or will you or your organisation be responding to the Future Fit consultation, or supporting others to take part? The Joint Health Overview and Scrutiny … Continue reading

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