Agenda and draft minutes

Venue: Meadfoot Room, Town Hall, Castle Circus, Torquay, TQ1 3DR

Contact: Teresa Buckley 

Media

Items
No. Item

113.

Apologies

To receive apologies for absence.

Minutes:

An apology for absence was received from Councillor Law.

114.

Communications

To receive any communications or announcements from the Leader of the Council.

Minutes:

The Cabinet Member for Economic Regeneration, Tourism and Housing, Councillor Long informed Members that the bids for Paignton Future High Streets, Torquay Town Deal and Torquay Investment Plan had all been submitted with the outcomes of bids expected around Christmas 2020.  Councillor Long thanked the Town Deal Board and Alan Denby of the TDA for their hard work in compiling and submitting the bid documents.

 

The Leader of the Council, Councillor Steve Darling, congratulated Anne-Marie Bond on her appointment as Interim Chief Executive of Torbay Council and looked forward to working with her in fostering a culture change in order for Torbay Council to become an enabling council.

 

Councillor Steve Darling also welcomed the Government announcement in respect of funding being redirected from Serco to local public health teams for track and trace purposes hopefully enabling Torbay to maintain the low levels of COVID-19 cases.

115.

Matters for Consideration

Minutes:

The Cabinet considered the following matters, full details of which (including the Cabinet’s decisions) are set out in the Record of Decisions appended to these Minutes.

115a

How do we make Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) lives matter in Torbay Review pdf icon PDF 257 KB

To consider a report on the above.

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115b

Adults Social Care Delivery Plan, COVID 19 Recovery and establishment of Adult Social Care Improvement Board pdf icon PDF 674 KB

To consider a report that sets out proposals for Adult Social Care (ASC) Governance in Torbay, the Development Plan and COVID 19 recovery.

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115c

Plymouth and Torbay Children's Safeguarding Partnership pdf icon PDF 123 KB

To consider a report on the proposed and necessary changes to the existing ‘Plymouth and Torbay Childrens Safeguarding Partnership’ arrangements.

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115d

Community Infrastructure Levy Funds - Administration and Governance of Neighbourhood Proportion pdf icon PDF 362 KB

To consider a report that seeks agreement of the administrative process most appropriate for the Community Infrastructure Levy Neighbourhood proportion funds.

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115e

Review of Pest Control Services pdf icon PDF 284 KB

To consider a report on the above.

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115f

Licensing Act 2003 - Draft Licensing Statement of Principles 2021 to 2026 pdf icon PDF 407 KB

To consider the report on the proposed draft Licensing Statement of Principles 2021 to 2026 for consultation.

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115g

Exclusion of Press and Public

To consider passing a resolution to exclude the press and public from the meeting prior to consideration of the following items on the agenda on the grounds that exempt information (as defined in Paragraph 3 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended) is likely to be disclosed.

Minutes:

Councillor Steve Darling proposed and Councillor Cowell seconded the motion, which was agreed by the Cabinet unanimously, as set out below:

 

that the press and public be excluded from the meeting prior to consideration of the item 12 on the agenda on the grounds that exempt information (as defined in paragraph 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended)) was likely to be disclosed.

 

Prior to consideration of the item in Minute 115h, the press and public were formally excluded from the meeting.

115h

Briefing Document on Creation of Solar Farm

To consider the exempt report.

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