Issue details

Wiltshire Child Poverty Strategy 2014-2020

The purpose of this item is to present an update on the progress of the Wiltshire Child Poverty Strategy 2014-20.


Under Part 2 of the Child Poverty Act, Local Authorities have a statutory duty to mitigate and reduce the impacts of child poverty through the production of a local needs assessment and strategy.


Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 08/09/2014

Decision due: 11 Nov 2014 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Keith Humphries, Cllr Laura Mayes, Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Children's Services, Education, and Skills

Contact: Kate Blackburn, Director - Public Health (DPS) Email: Tel: 01225 716837.

Consultation process

The strategy has already undergone the required 90 day public consultation period.


  • Wiltshire Child Poverty Strategy 2014-2020  
  • Wiltshire Child Poverty Needs Assessment 2014