The Cardiff Capital Region (CCR) comprises the ten local authorities in South East Wales, and the CCR Cabinet is made up of the Leader from each of those authorities. Set up in 2016, it is the ultimate decision-making body for the CCR City Deal, responsible for overseeing and coordinating the councils’ obligations in respect of the City Deal.
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The current Chair of the Regional Cabinet is Cllr Anthony Hunt, Leader of Torfaen County Borough Council and the Vice Chairs are Cllr Richard John, Leader of Monmouthshire County Council, Cllr Philippa Marsden, Leader of Caerphilly County Borough Council and Cllr Huw Thomas, Leader of Cardiff Council.
In this section you can access a wide range of information and documents relating to the Regional Cabinet's decision making processes, find out about forthcoming Regional Cabinet meetings and decisions.
Cardiff Capital Region Joint Working Agreement
Between 25 January-9 February 2017 individual Council approval was received from each of the ten local authorities within the Cardiff Capital Region for the establishment of a Cardiff Capital Region Joint Cabinet to deliver the commitments in the City Deal Heads of Terms document. The Leaders of the ten local authorities within the Cardiff Capital Region (CCR) formally ratified the City Deal Joint Working Agreement in a ceremony at Cardiff Airport on 1 March 2017, following universal support from all ten councils for the programme. The ten local authorities are Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council, Bridgend County Borough Council, Caerphilly County Borough Council, Cardiff Council, Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council, Monmouthshire County Council, Newport City Council, Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council, Torfaen County Borough Council and Vale of Glamorgan Council.