Cabinet, Monday, 17 September 2018
This meeting will be held in the Council Chamber, Mendip District Council, Shepton Mallet. The meeting will commence at 6.30 pm.
NOTICE OF CONFIDENTIAL DECISIONS
1 CHAIR'S ANNOUNCEMENTS
Mobile phones should be switched to silent.
An induction loop is fitted in the Council Chamber. Anyone who is a hearing aid user should switch their hearing aid to position 'T'.
The Chair will explain the evacuation procedures in the event of an emergency.
2 APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
To receive apologies from Members who are unable to attend the meeting.
3 DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
4 PUBLIC PARTICIPATION
a) Items on the agenda
b) Items not on the agenda
5 PREVIOUS MINUTES
To confirm the minutes of the Cabinet meeting held on 20 August 2018.
6 HOUSING ENFORCEMENT POLICY
The purpose of this report is to present for approval and adoption a new Housing Enforcement Policy. This policy sits under the Corporate Enforcement Policy and provides the specific detail on how housing legislation will be enforced within the Council's area.
7 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
The Deputy Leader of the Council will give a verbal report.
8 TREASURY MANAGEMENT ANNUAL REPORT 2017/18
The Treasury Management Annual Report reflects on the performance against the Treasury Management strategy for the 2017/18 financial year
9 APPROVAL OF LICENCE FEES UNDER THE LICENSING OF ACTIVITIES INVOLVING ANIMALS REGIME
The Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England) Regulations 2018 ('the Regulations') come into force on 1 October 2018. The Regulations create a new licensing regime - the Licensing of Activities Involving Animals
10 UPDATE ON ACQUISITIONS
11 OUTSIDE BODY ARRANGEMENT
This report has been produced to give the Cabinet an opportunity to review a number of the arrangements for Member representations on strategic partnerships and outside bodies.
REPORTS FOR INFORMATION
12 PORTFOLIO HOLDER DECISIONS
To note any recent Portfolio Holder Decisions.
13 FORWARD PLAN
To note the current Forward Plan.
14 MINUTES FOR INFORMATION
Draft Scrutiny Board minutes 06.08.18.
15 URGENT BUSINESS
To consider any business that the Chair considers is urgent.
EXEMPT AND CONFIDENTIAL REPORTS
16 EXCLUSION OF THE PRESS AND PUBLIC
Cabinet is asked to consider whether a resolution should be passed to exclude the press and public from the meeting during item 17 on the grounds that exempt information (as defined in Schedule 12A Local Government Act 1972) of the following description is likely to be disclosed:
Category 3 - Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including those of the Council).
17 WASTE VEHICLES
CIRCULATION OF PAPERS
In accordance with Section 100B(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, reports and documents relating to item 17 disclosing exempt or confidential information have been distributed only to elected members and officers of the Council.