Decisions

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Decisions recommendations approved (subject to call-in)

21/07/2021 - Housing Revenue Account (HRA) outturn 20/21 ref: 844    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 21/07/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 22/07/2021

Effective from: 30/07/2021

Decision:

1.      That the provisional HRA Outturn figures for 2020/21 be noted, these are provisional subject to audit as detailed in Appendices 1 and 2 of the report CAB3308;

 

2.      That the carry forward of £0.044m of HRA revenue funding from 2020/21 be approved as detailed in Paragraph 11.4 of report CAB3308;

 

3.      That the Housing capital programme outturn for Major Works and New Build developments be approved as detailed in Paragraphs 11.5 to 11.8 and Appendices 3 & 4 of report CAB3308;

 

4.      That the funding of the 2020/21 HRA capital programme be approved as detailed in Paragraph 11.9 & 11.10 and Appendix 5 of report CAB3308;

 

5.      That the re-forecast capital programme budget of £28.402m for 2021/22 be approved as detailed in Paragraphs 11.12 & 11.13 and Appendix 6 & 7 of report CAB3308 that takes account of potential programme slippage;

 

6.      That the drawdown of £0.412m of the agreed £0.500m HRA reserve balances set aside to fund the specific welfare support initiatives be approved as identified in paragraph 12 of report CAB3308 over the next two years. Which was agreed by full Council to provide additional targeted support for tenants during this difficult period. This includes the appointment of two temporary full time tenancy sustainment officers and one temporary admin support for a period of up to 24 months to provide the needed additional capacity to deliver these support measures.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Dick Johnson


21/07/2021 - Nutrient (Nitrate) neutrality update ref: 842    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 21/07/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 22/07/2021

Effective from: 30/07/2021

Decision:

1)    That the s151 Officer be authorised to:

 

a)    Purchase credits if required to meet immediate demand from smaller developers, subject to being able to agree suitable acquisition terms and prevailing market conditions making the purchase by the Council necessary; and subject to a maximum financial exposure of £250,000 at any time.

 

b)    Price and sell credits to suitable purchasers in accordance with market conditions at the time of sale subject to being able to agree suitable terms; and set an administration fee to recover reasonable costs.

 

2)    That the Service Lead Legal be authorised to enter into suitable legal arrangements for the council to undertake the monitoring and enforcement of mitigation sites (or delegate the function to the mitigation land authority) to ensure the land is managed so that mitigation is delivered in perpetuity; subject to the Corporate Head of Regulatory agreeing suitable terms with mitigation landowners for application sites located within the council’s area as local planning authority, including a commuted sum to cover the resourcing of this activity,

 

3)    That the Corporate Head of Regulatory be approved to pursue the option of a joint purchase of Test/Itchen catchment nitrate credits with neighbouring local planning authorities through Partnership for South Hampshire, subject to suitable terms being agreed with mitigation landowners and prevailing market conditions making the purchase of such credits appropriate and necessary.

 

4)    That the schemes listed in table A of report CAB3301 be approved as being able to provide suitable mitigation for residential development schemes in the three catchment areas of the district, subject to consultation with Natural England as required and satisfactory monitoring and enforcement arrangements being in place to ensure mitigation is delivered in perpetuity, and authority be delegated to the Corporate Head of Regulatory to amend the list by removing or adding schemes to the list as appropriate.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Simon Finch


21/07/2021 - Q4 Performance Monitoring ref: 845    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 21/07/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 22/07/2021

Effective from: 30/07/2021

Decision:

That the progress achieved during Q4 of 2019/20 be noted and the contents of the report be endorsed.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Simon Howson


 

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