Section Five: Indicative Planning Milestones
Local authorities may find it helpful to set intermediate planning milestones to support submission of a plan by 29 September.
Illustrative milestones over a 6-month planning period.
1. End of April - Mobilised: ELC expansion planning structures in place, including local arrangements for planning support, including accommodating local decision making/committee timeframes.
2. End of June - Assessed: Completed quality, operational and financial data analysis regarding current position, existing performance and utilisation.
3. End of July - Decided: Outcome of decision-making processes with respect to preferred options for service redesign, evidencing the planning principles, use of existing assets, enhanced purchasing arrangements and potential to create.
4. End of September - Planned & Submitted: ELC expansion plan including implementation plan prepared and submitted.
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