Decision details

Collection Development Policy Review

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The subject of the decision


The Senior Specialist – Sport, Art and Leisure submitted a report which sought members approval of the Collection Development Policy review, which consisted of one Allerdale generic policy document and three individual museum policies.


Councillor T Markley moved the recommendations as per the report; this was seconded by Councillor A Pitcher. The motion was unanimously agreed.


Alternative options considered


Not to approve a review of the policy.


The reason for the decision


The collection policy was last reviewed in 2017 and therefore due a further review.


The decision




That the review of the Collection Development Policy documents be approved.


Report author: Rebecca Stamper

Publication date: 24/11/2022

Date of decision: 23/11/2022

Decided at meeting: 23/11/2022 - Executive

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