Agenda and decisions

Cabinet - Tuesday, 24th May, 2022 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber, Catmose, Oakham, LE15 6HP

Contact: David Ebbage  01572 720972

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Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

2.

ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM THE CHAIRMAN AND/OR HEAD OF THE PAID SERVICE

3.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

In accordance with the Regulations, Members are required to declare any personal or prejudicial interests they may have and the nature of those interests in respect of items on this Agenda and/or indicate if Section 106 of the Local Government Finance Act 1992 applies to them.

4.

RECORD OF DECISIONS pdf icon PDF 222 KB

To confirm the Record of Decisions made at the meeting of the Cabinet held on 5th April 2022.

5.

ITEMS RAISED BY SCRUTINY

To receive items raised by members of scrutiny which have been submitted to the Leader and Chief Executive.

6.

CORPORATE STRATEGY 2022-27 pdf icon PDF 352 KB

To receive Report No. 100/2022 from the Leader of the Council.

Additional documents:

Decision:

That Cabinet:

 

1.    NOTED the contents of the proposed Corporate Strategy and strategic focus for the Council for the next five years.

 

2.    APPROVED the Corporate Strategy 2022-27 for release for public consultation.

 

3.    DELEGATED authority to the Chief Executive to make minor amendments to the Corporate Strategy, in consultation with the leader, following the period of public engagement.

 

4.    APPROVED submission of the Corporate Strategy 2022-27, including any minor amendments following public engagement, to Full Council in July for approval.

7.

RUTLAND DESIGN GUIDE SUPPLEMENTARY PLANNING DOCUMENT pdf icon PDF 208 KB

To receive Report No. 94/2022 from the Portfolio Holder for Planning, Highways and Transport.

Additional documents:

Decision:

That Cabinet ADOPTED the Rutland Design Guide at Appendix A as a Supplementary Planning Document.

8.

LANGHAM NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN pdf icon PDF 212 KB

To receive Report No. 95/2022 from the Portfolio Holder for Planning, Highways and Transport.

Additional documents:

Decision:

That Cabinet AGREED that:

1. The draft Langham Neighbourhood Plan Review is published for public consultation for a minimum of 6 weeks.

2. Following public consultation, the draft plan and representations received are submitted for independent examination.

3. The Strategic Director of Places be authorised to appoint an independent examiner in consultation with the Langham Neighbourhood Plan Group.

4. That following receipt of the examiner’s report that the Strategic Director of Places in consultation with the Portfolio Holder with responsibility for Planning be authorised to publish the County Council’s decision notice, update the Langham Neighbourhood Plan Review and undertake a referendum.

5. Subject to the outcome of the referendum that the Strategic Director of Places in consultation with the Portfolio Holder with responsibility for Planning be authorised to make the Langham Neighbourhood Plan Review part of the Development Plan for Rutland.

9.

FIRST HOMES INFORMAL PLANNING GUIDANCE pdf icon PDF 265 KB

To receive Report No. 88/2022 from the Portfolio Holder for Planning, Highways and Transport.

Additional documents:

Decision:

That Cabinet:

 

1.    APPROVED the First Homes Informal Planning Guidance at Appendix A.

 

2.    DELEGATED authority to the Director of Places in consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Housing to review and amend the criteria list set out in the report.

10.

DOMICILIARY CARE DIRECT PURCHASING SYSTEM pdf icon PDF 224 KB

To receive Report No. 93/2022 from the Portfolio Holder for Health, Wellbeing and Adult Care.

Decision:

That Cabinet:

1.    APPROVED the procurement model for the provision of Domiciliary Care.

2.    AUTHORISED the Director for Adults and Health, in consultation with the Cabinet Member with portfolio for Health, Wellbeing, and Adult Care, to award the contract(s) resulting from this procurement.

11.

ANY ITEMS OF URGENT BUSINESS

To receive items of urgent business which have previously been notified to the person presiding.

12.

COUNCIL TAX ENERGY REBATE SCHEME AND HOUSEHOLD SUPPORT FUND pdf icon PDF 383 KB

Decision:

That Cabinet DELEGATED authority to the Strategic Director for Resources in consultation with the Portfolio Holder with responsibility for finance to finalise the Council’s policy in relation to the discretionary element of the Council Tax energy rebate scheme and Household Support Fund and to make any further changes should funding still be available.