Decisions

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Alternatively you can visit the officer decisions page for information on officer delegated decisions that have been taken by council officers.

Decisions published

09/06/2021 - Buckhorn Weston and Kington Magna Neighbourhood Area Designation ref: 593    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Officer Delegated Decision

Decision published: 10/06/2021

Effective from: 09/06/2021

Decision:

That the Buckhorn Weston and Kington Manga parish area be designated a neighbourhood area.

 

Scheme of delegation

 

Under the Officer Scheme of Delegation (April 2019), the Executive Director of Place has the power to ‘make a final determination as to whether to designate a neighbourhood plan area and/or make such an area a business area’.

 

The Local Scheme of Nomination sets out which functions have been nominated by the Executive Director of Place and any conditions or limitations. This includes the power ‘to designate neighbourhood plan areas (where the Council must exercise its powers to designate the specified area applied for as a neighbourhood plan area) and neighbourhood forums’. The only condition/limitation is that the ‘Ward members and the relevant Portfolio Holder being informed’.

 

Wards affected: Gillingham;

Lead officer: Hilary Jordan


01/06/2021 - Designation of the Colehill Parish area as a neighbourhood area ref: 592    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Officer Delegated Decision

Decision published: 08/06/2021

Effective from: 01/06/2021

Decision:

Decision: That the Colehill Parish area be designated a neighbourhood area.

 

Scheme of delegation

 

Under the Officer Scheme of Delegation (April 2019), the Executive Director of Place has the power to ‘make a final determination as to whether to designate a neighbourhood plan area and/or make such an area a business area’.

 

The Local Scheme of Nomination sets out which functions have been nominated by the Executive Director of Place and any conditions or limitations. This includes the power ‘to designate neighbourhood plan areas (where the Council must exercise its powers to designate the specified area applied for as a neighbourhood plan area) and neighbourhood forums’. The only condition/limitation is that the ‘Ward members and the relevant Portfolio Holder being informed’.

 

Wards affected: Colehill and Wimborne Minster East;

Lead officer: Hilary Jordan


08/06/2021 - Immobilisation & Removal of Vehicles parked on contravention of on-street and off-street parking places ref: 591    Recommendations Approved

Decision

 

That the Policy be adopted

 

Reason for the Decision

 

As outlined in the report to Policy and Resources Overview Committee of 1 June 2021.

 

Alternative Options considered and rejected

 

Maintain status quo and not immobilise or remove vehicles that are in the scope of the report.

 

Consultees

N/A – However, support was given by the Place and Resources Overview Committee on 1 June 2021

 

Budget Implications

Low – as set out with the report to Place and Resources Overview Committee

 

Legal Implications

See legislation linked in Policy link below. No change in legal implications but support is given to removing or immobilising vehicles in accordance with existing legislation.

 

Any Conflict of Interest?

None

 

Reference Documents

 

 

Decision Maker: Portfolio Holder for Highways, Travel and Environment

Decision published: 08/06/2021

Effective from: 08/06/2021

Decision:

To adopt the Policy.

Lead officer: Jack Wiltshire