Council - Monday, 31st January, 2022 7.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber Town Hall. View directions

Contact: Democratic Services 

No. Item




Apologies for Absence


Declarations of Interest

To invite Councillors to declare any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests or Other Disclosable Interests they may have in items on the agenda, and to confirm the nature of those interests.



Minutes pdf icon PDF 411 KB



To consider Announcements under Procedure Rule 10:


a)           Mayor’s Announcements


b)           The Leader’s Announcements


c)           Chief Executive’s Announcements.




Questions on Notice (Procedure Rule 9)


Motions on Notice (Procedure Rule 11)


Executive Committee

Executive Committee Minutes - 7th December 2021 pdf icon PDF 399 KB


Financial Outturn 2020/21 - Housing Revenue Account pdf icon PDF 700 KB


Mobile Homes Act 2013 - Introduction of Licensing Fees pdf icon PDF 248 KB

Additional documents:

Executive Committee Minutes - 15th December 2021 pdf icon PDF 330 KB


New Cemetery Provision pdf icon PDF 300 KB

The background papers for this report have been published in a separate Background Papers Pack.



Additional documents:

Executive Committee Minutes - 11th January 2022 pdf icon PDF 451 KB


Council Tax Empty Home Discount and Premium pdf icon PDF 593 KB


Independent Remuneration Panel 2022/23 pdf icon PDF 214 KB

The background paper for this item has been published in a separate Background Papers Pack for the meeting.



Additional documents:


Housing Revenue Account (HRA) Rent Setting 2022/23 pdf icon PDF 308 KB


Fees and Charges 2022/23 pdf icon PDF 131 KB

Additional documents:


Council Tax Base 2022/23 pdf icon PDF 211 KB


Worcestershire Regulatory Services (WRS) Board - Budget Recommendations pdf icon PDF 438 KB


Release of covenants affecting land pdf icon PDF 212 KB

NOTE: the confidential appendix (Appendix 2) attached for this recommendation has only been made available to Members and relevant Officers. Should Members wish to discuss the content of Appendix 2 in any detail, a decision will be required to exclude the public and press from the meeting on the grounds that exempt information is likely to be divulged, as defined in paragraph 3 of Schedule 12 (a) of Section 100 1 of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended by the Local Government (Access to Information) (Variation) Order 2006.


(Paragraph 3: Subject to the “public interest” test, information relating

to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information).)



Additional documents:


Urgent Business - Record of Decisions

To note any decisions taken in accordance with the Council’s Urgency Procedure Rules (Part 9, Paragraph 5 and/or Part 10, Paragraph 15 of the Constitution), as specified.


(None to date).


Urgent Business - general (if any)

To consider any additional items exceptionally agreed by the Mayor as Urgent Business in accordance with the powers vested in him by virtue of Section 100(B)(4)(b) of the Local Government Act 1972.


(This power should be exercised only in cases where there are genuinely special circumstances which require consideration of an item which has not previously been published on the Order of Business for the meeting.)