Agenda

Council
Thursday 21st January, 2021 7.00 pm

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Contact: Email: Town.Clerk@farnham.gov.uk 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies

To receive apologies for absence.

2.

Disclosures of Interest

To receive from members, in respect of any items included on the agenda for this meeting, disclosure of any disclosable pecuniary or other interests, or of any gifts and hospitality, in line with the Town Council’s Code of Conduct.

 

NOTES:

 (i)        The following councillors have made a general non-pecuniary interest declaration in relation to being councillors of Waverley Borough Council: Cllrs Beaman, Blishen, Cockburn, Dickson, Edmonds, Gray, Hesse, Macleod, Martin, Merryweather, Mirylees, Neale, and Ward.

(ii)        The following councillor has made a general non-pecuniary interest declaration in relation to him being a councillor of Surrey County Council: Cllr Macleod.

(iii)        Members are requested to make declarations of interest, on the form attached, to be returned to customer.services@farnham.gov.uk by 5pm on the day before the meeting.

 

Members are reminded that if they declare a pecuniary interest they must leave before any debate starts unless dispensation has been obtained.

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 253 KB

To sign as a correct record the minutes of the Farnham Town Council meeting held on 10th December 2020 (Appendix A).

4.

Questions and Statements by the Public

In accordance with Standing Order 10.1, the Town Mayor will invite members of the public present to ask questions or make statements.

 

At the discretion of the Town Mayor, those members of the public, residing or working within the Council’s boundary, will be invited to make representations or ask questions in respect of the business on the agenda, or other matters not on the agenda, for a maximum of 3 minutes per person or 20 minutes overall.

5.

Town Mayor's Announcements

To receive the Town Mayor’s announcements.

6.

Questions by Members

To consider any questions from councillors in accordance with Standing Order 9.

Part 1 - Items for Decisions

7.

Working Group Notes pdf icon PDF 301 KB

To receive the notes and any recommendations of the following Working Groups:

i)           Strategy and Finance held on 12th January 2021               Appendix B

ii)         Any relevant updates from the Tourism and Events, Community Enhancement and Cemeteries and Appeals Working Groups

 

8.

Precept 2021-2022 pdf icon PDF 203 KB

To consider the report at Appendix C from the Strategy & Finance Working Group and agree the level of precept for 2021-22.

9.

Planning and Licensing Applications pdf icon PDF 218 KB

To receive the minutes of the Planning & Licensing Consultative Group meetings held on 14th December 2020, and 4th January and 18th January 2021 at Appendices D, E, F.

Additional documents:

Part 2 - Items to Note

10.

Actions taken under the Scheme of Delegation

To receive details of any actions taken under the scheme of delegation not already reported.

11.

Reports from Other Councils

To receive from Councillors any updates on matters affecting Farnham from Waverley Borough Council and Surrey County Council.

 

12.

Reports from Outside Bodies

To receive from Members any verbal reports on Outside Bodies where they represent Farnham Town Council.

 

13.

Date of Next Meeting

To note that the next meeting of Full Council will take place on Thursday 11th March 2021 at 6.30pm.

14.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

To pass a resolution to exclude members of the public and press from the meeting at Part 3 of the agenda (if required) in view of any confidential items under discussion.

Item 3 - Confidential Items

15.

Any confidential matters (if required) arising from discussions of the Working Group notes.