Decision details

Decision details

Debt Management Policy

Decision Maker: City Executive Board (became Cabinet on 13 May 2019)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Annual update of policy in relation to the collection of income


The Head of Financial Services submitted a report (previously circulated now appended) for the approval and formal adoption of the Oxford City Council Debt Management Policy.


The Executive Director for Organisational Development and Corporate Services presented the report.  She explained that this draft Debt Management Policy was a refresh of the existing policy, dating from 2013, and that there were no major changes to note.  She briefed the Board on the recent organisational changes within the Council which meant that there was now a closer alignment of all service teams dealing with debt management.


The Board was pleased to note the good collection rates for 2014/15.


The City Executive Board resolved to


1.    APPROVE the Debt Management Policy, as set out in Appendix A to the report.


Publication date: 10/07/2015

Date of decision: 09/07/2015

Decided at meeting: 09/07/2015 - City Executive Board (became Cabinet on 13 May 2019)

Effective from: 15/07/2015

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