Agenda and decisions

Cabinet
Wednesday, 5 December 2018 9.30 a.m.

Venue: Council Chamber - South Cambs Hall. View directions

Contact: Ian Senior  03450 450 500 Email: democratic.services@scambs.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

To receive Apologies for Absence from Cabinet members. 

2.

Declarations of Interest

3.

Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 248 KB

To authorise the Leader to sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 7 November 2018 as a correct record.

4.

Announcements

5.

Public Questions

6.

Issues arising from the Scrutiny and Overview Committee

7.

2018-19 Q2 Position Statement: Performance, Finance and Risk pdf icon PDF 476 KB

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Decision:

Cabinet reviewed the provisional forecast outturn position, together withthe performance indicator results, set out in the report and appendices, and identified the following actions:

·        Risk Register to be updated

·        The underspend in the Planning Service to be addressed so as to prevent staffing levels becoming a risk to the Council

·        Explore the possibility of ‘upskilling’ Technical Support Officers to deal with straightforward planning applications

·        Focus on training and retaining staff

 

8.

Greater Cambridge Housing Strategy pdf icon PDF 154 KB

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Decision:

Cabinet agreed to submit the Greater Cambridge Housing Strategy to public consultation.

9.

Localised Council Tax Support Scheme 2019-2020 pdf icon PDF 173 KB

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Decision:

This recommendation to Council cannot be called in

 

Cabinet recommended to Council that, at its meeting in February 2019, the Income Bands Discount Localised Council Tax Support Scheme (Option2) be adopted for 2019-2020.

10.

Date of Next Meeting

To note that the next meeting of the Cabinet will be held on Wednesday, 9 January 2019 commencing at 9.30am.