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Contact: Kieran Elliott Democracy Manager (Democratic Services)
To receive any apologies or substitutions for the meeting.
Apologies were received from Councillors Ashley O’Neill and Derek Walters.
Councillor O’Neill was substituted by Councillor Ian Blair-Pilling.
Councillor Walters was substituted by Councillor Carole King.
Minutes of Previous Meeting
To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 17 May 2023.
The minutes of the meeting held on 17 May 2023 were presented, and it was,
To approve and sign the minutes as a true and correct record.
Declaration of Interests
To receive any declarations of disclosable interests or dispensations granted by the Standards Committee.
There were no declarations.
To receive any announcements through the Chairman.
There were no announcements.
The Council welcomes contributions from members of the public.
If you would like to make a statement at this meeting on any item on this agenda, please register to do so at least 10 minutes prior to the meeting. Up to 3 speakers are permitted to speak for up to 3 minutes each on any agenda item. Please contact the officer named on the front of the agenda for any further clarification.
To receive any questions from members of the public or members of the Council received in accordance with the constitution.
Those wishing to ask questions are required to give notice of any such questions in writing to the officer named on the front of this agenda no later than 5pm on 22 June 2023 in order to be guaranteed of a written response. In order to receive a verbal response questions must be submitted no later than 5pm on 26 June 2023. Please contact the officer named on the front of this agenda for further advice. Questions may be asked without notice if the Chairman decides that the matter is urgent.
Details of any questions received will be circulated to Committee members prior to the meeting and made available at the meeting and on the Council’s website.
There were no questions or statements submitted.
Any other items of business, which, in the opinion of the Chairman, should be considered as a matter of urgency. Urgent items of a confidential nature may be considered under Part II of this agenda.
There were no urgent items.
Exclusion of the Public
To consider passing the following resolution:-
To agree that in accordance with Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act 1972 to exclude the public from the meeting for the business specified in Item No. 8 because it is likely that if members of the public were present there would be disclosure to them of exempt information as defined in paragraph 1 of Part I of Schedule 12A to the Act and the public interest in withholding the information outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information to the public.
Appointment of Director of Assets
Confidential documents will be circulated to Committee Members.
The Committee undertook an interview process for the appointment of the role of Director, Assets.
To appoint James Barrah as Director, Assets.