Decision details

Proposed amendments to the Constitution

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


1)    That a delegation be made to the Monitoring Officer to authorise employees to appear on behalf of the Council in the County Court and/or Magistrates’ Court pursuant to S60 of the County Courts Act 1984 and S223 of the Local Government Act 1972, and

2)    That a delegation be made to the Chief Executive and Directors to make urgent decisions on matters reserved to Council only where the urgent matter is of such a nature that it may be against the Council’s interest to delay and where it is not practicable to obtain the approval of the Council.


Report author: Jan Guyler

Publication date: 04/01/2021

Date of decision: 04/01/2021

Decided at meeting: 04/01/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 14/01/2021

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