Internal restructuring
United Kingdom
East of England; East Anglia; Cambridgeshire CC
Location of affected unit(s)
Public Administration And Defence
Public Administration And Defence; Compulsory Social Security
Administration Of The State And The Economic And Social Policy Of The Community
84.12 - Regulation of the activities of providing health care, education, cultural services and other social services, excluding social security

300 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
21 January 2010
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Cambridgeshire County Council announced plans to cut up to 300 jobs and impose pay freezes. The redundancies are part of an effort to cut £16m from the Council's annual budget. The council aims to cut red tape and bureaucracy while cutting costs in both adult and children's social services, and also in library services.


  • 21 January 2010: BBC News


Eurofound (2010), Cambridgeshire County Council, Internal restructuring in United Kingdom, factsheet number 70089, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/70089.