The agenda and reports for the
Cardiff Capital Region Cabinet can be accessed here.
The Cardiff Capital Region
Cabinet, comprising the ten Leaders of Blaenau Gwent; Bridgend;
Caerphilly; Cardiff, Merthyr Tydfil, Monmouthshire, Newport,
Rhondda Cynon Taff; Torfaen; and Vale of Glamorgan was established
in 2017 to oversee the delivery of the Cardiff Capital Region City
The City Deal provides local partners with the powers and the
resources to unlock significant economic growth across the Cardiff
Capital Region. The City Deal also provides an opportunity to
continue tackling the area’s barriers to economic growth by:
improving transport connectivity; increasing skill levels;
supporting people into work; and giving businesses the support they
need to innovate and grow. The deal will also develop stronger and
more effective leadership across the Cardiff Capital Region.
In particular, the Cabinet is responsible for overseeing the City
Deal Investment Fund, comprising £495m, as detailed in the
Joint Working Agreement signed up to by all ten Councils.
The Joint Working Agreement is the legal framework for establishing
the Cardiff Capital Region Cabinet and can be accessed here.