Liverpool City Region Combined Authority Publication Scheme

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority is committed to being open, transparent and accountable.  Our publication scheme is a guide to the information we have available.

This information is split into seven classes of information relating to the Combined Authority’s finances, performance and decision-making.

  1. Who we are and what we do
  2. What we spend and how we spend it
  3. What our priorities are and how we are doing
  4. How we make decisions
  5. Our policies and procedures
  6. Lists and registers
  7. The services we offer


1. Who we are and what we do

This class contains current organisational information, details of our structure, locations and principle contacts for our organisation.

Lead officers

  • Head of Paid Service:  Ged Fitzgerald
  • Treasurer:  John Fogarty
  • Monitoring Officer:  Jeanette McLoughlin
  • ADD Lead Officer - Governance: David Parr
  • ADD Lead Officer - Finance: Mike Harden
  • Lead Officer - Economic Development:  Ged Fitzgerald
  • Lead Officer - Transport:  Frank Rogers
  • Lead Officer – Housing and Planning:  Mike Palin

Constituent bodies

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority is made up of the City Region’s 6 local authorities:

These bodies, along with the Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership, have a long history of working together to further develop the economic prosperity of the Liverpool City Region. 

In addition, West Lancashire Council and Warrington Council are Associate Members of the Combined Authority.



2. What we spend and how we spend it

This class contains information on our finances, our projected and annual income, and financial audit.
 
Budget for the Combined Authority 2017/18
The budget for 2017/18 can be found in this report
 
Annual Accounts for 2015/16 for the Combined Authority
Annual Accounts
External Audit Report 
 
Financial monitoring reports
Quarter 3 2016/17



3. What our priorities are and how we are doing

This class contains information on our strategies and business plans for the services we provide to our communities.



4. How we make decisions

This class contains information on our strategies and business plans for the services we provide to our communities.



5. Our policies and procedures

This class contains information on the policies and procedures we use to deliver our services and carry out our responsibilities.



6. Lists and registers

This class contains information about lists and registers available to the public.

The assets of the Combined Authority can be found here

A register of each councillors’ financial and other interests is outlined on each councillors’ information page

A register of gifts and hospitality is available on request.



7. The services we offer

This class contains other information relating to the Combined Authority.

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority was formally established on 1 April 2014.

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority provides transparent and accountable strategic decision making for economic development, transport, strategic housing and employment and skills functions. It is focused entirely on strategic governance to facilitate economic growth.