Decision details

Contingency planning for the Council Tax Service: Authorisation of Third Parties to Make Decisions for Council Tax Functions

Decision maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To authorise a third party service provider to make decisions relating to Council Tax matters.

To delegate authority to the Strategic Director of Resources in consultation with the Lead Member to authorise a third party service provider to make decisions relating to Council Tax matters for any other specific and ad-hoc purposes that may arise.

Decision:

RESOLVED that:

 

i)     Cabinet authorised a third party service provider to make decisions relating to Council Tax matters for the purposes set out within the report from the Strategic Director of Resources where the appropriate approvals have been obtained in compliance with Council Standing Orders and Financial Regulations.

 

ii)    Cabinet delegated authority to the Strategic Director of Resources in consultation with the Lead Member to authorise a third party service provider to make decisions relating to Council Tax for any other specific and ad-hoc purposes that might arise subsequent to the circumstances set out within the report from the Strategic Director of Resources, subject to the appropriate approvals being obtained in compliance with Council standing orders and financial regulations.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Margaret Read, Director of Brent Customer Services Email: margaret.read@brent.gov.uk Tel: 020 8937 1521.

Report author: Neil Gann

Publication date: 12/02/2019

Date of decision: 11/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 11/02/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 19/02/2019

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