Agenda and decisions

Venue: Remote meeting via Zoom

Contact: Sandra Cawsey  Email: democratic.services@torridge.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

To receive apologies for absence from the meeting.

2.

Public Contributions

Public contributions in accordance with the current scheme. (The deadline for

registering to speak is by 2pm Thursday 21 January 2021. To register please email: dem.services@torridge.gov.uk).

3.

Declarations of Interest

Members with interests to declare should refer to the Agenda item and describe the nature of their interest when the item is being considered.

4.

Agreement of Agenda between Parts I and II

5.

Urgent Matters of information to be brought forward with the permission of the Chair and the Committee

6.

Environmental Centre

To receive a verbal update from the Head of Communities and Place

7.

Miscellaneous Fees and Charges 2021 - 2022 pdf icon PDF 137 KB

To receive the report of the Finance Manager (s151 Officer)

Additional documents:

Decision:

Resolved:

 

That the charges for services to be effective from 1 April 2021 as set out in the Appendix attached to the report be agreed.

8.

Budget 2021-22, Medium Term Financial Strategy 2021-22 - 2025-26 pdf icon PDF 1 MB

To receive the report of the Finance Manager (s151 Officer)

 

 

 

 

 

Additional documents:

Decision:

Resolved

 

a)     That the garden waste collection charges currently £35 per annum; be increased by £5 per annum for 2021/22, 2022/23 & 2023/24 at which point the charge will be £50 per annum, as detailed in Appendix 1 Capital Report section 3.7.3 attached to the Report.

 

b)     That car parking charges within Westward Ho! and Appledore as detailed in Appendix 1 Capital Report section 3.7.4 attached to the report be increased (increase phased in over 3 years)

 

c)      That car parking charges within the Towns of Bideford, Holsworthy and Torrington as detailed in Appendix 1 Capital Report section 3.7.4 attached to the report be increased (increase phased in over 3 years)

 

d)     That other car parking permit charges as detailed in the Appendix 1 Capital Report section 3.7.4 attached to the report be increased.

 

 

 

Recommendations to Full Council

 

e)     That Torridge’s Band D Council Tax for 2021/22 be increased by £5 (2.96%) from £168.66 to £173.66 per year.

 

f)       That Torridge’s Net Revenue Budget 2021/22 be £6.956m

 

g)     That contributions to the Council’s reserves as outlined in paragraph 12.4 of the report be approved.

 

h)     That the new PiDs detailed in Appendix 1, Capital Report, attached to the Report

       be added to the Council’s approved capital programme.

 

 

9.

Exclusion of the Public

The Chair to move:

 

That the public be excluded from the remainder of the meeting because of the likely disclosure of exempt information by virtue of paragraph 3 of Part I and paragraph 10 of Part 2 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972.

10.

PART II (CLOSED SESSION)

11.

Environmental Centre

To receive the report of the Finance Manager (s151 Officer)

Decision:

PART II

 

 

Resolved:

 

That recommendations a) and e) as set out the report be agreed.