Decision details


Decision Maker: Argyll and Bute Council

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Council gave consideration to a report providing an update on the challenges regarding the Ukranian sponsorship scheme and the national review that was underway and led by the Scottish Government and COSLA.  The report also provided an update on how the sponsorship scheme were operating within Argyll and Bute and the support provided locally to Ukrainian Displaced Persons.




The Council –


1.    noted the national position as set out in section 4 of the submitted report;


2.    agreed that the Council should, through COSLA and other representative bodies, and on and individual basis, if and when appropriate, make representations for improvements to the Ukrainian sponsorship schemes; and


3.    noted the current position in relation to Argyll and Bute as set out in section 5 of the submitted report. 


(Reference:  Report by Executive Director with responsibility for Refugee Resettlement dated 8 September 2022, submitted)

Publication date: 11/10/2022

Date of decision: 29/09/2022

Decided at meeting: 29/09/2022 - Argyll and Bute Council

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