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No. Item


Apologies for absence and clarification of alternate members


Declarations of interests

Members are invited to declare at this stage of the meeting, the nature and existence of any relevant disclosable pecuniary or personal interests in the items on this agenda and to specify the item(s) to which they relate.


Deputations (if any)

To hear any deputations received from members of the public in accordance with Standing Order 67.


Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 65 KB

To approve the minutes of the previous meeting as a correct record.


Matters Arising (if any)

To consider any matters arising from the minutes of the previous meeting.


Apprentice Pay Rates pdf icon PDF 97 KB

This report provides the Committee with the Apprenticeship Strategy and associated action plan for 2020 onwards. It sets out the key areas of activity that will lead the Council to increase the take-up of apprenticeships in Brent and utilise the opportunity of the Apprenticeship Levy to support career progression.


i4B Key Worker Housing Scheme pdf icon PDF 101 KB

This report provides the Committee with an update in respect of the Council’s offer to Council staff of Key Worker Housing provided by i4B, including the Council roles to be identified as Key Worker roles and the terms on which key worker housing will be provided, including the potential tax implications for individuals.

Additional documents:


Review of Representation of Political Groups and Appointments pdf icon PDF 73 KB

At its Annual meeting on 14 September 2020, Full Council reviewed and determined the representation of political groups on its main committees and subsequently made appointments to these, in accordance with the wishes of the political groups concerned. As soon as practicable after such a review, this Committee is also required to review and determine the representation of political groups on its Sub-committees and then make appointments giving effect to the wishes of the political groups allocated seats.


The outcome of the review undertaken in relation to the Sub-Committees to be appointed by General Purposes Committee has been detailed in the attached report.


Appointments to Sub-Committees / Outside Bodies pdf icon PDF 68 KB

To confirm the appointments notified to relation to the General Purposes Sub Committees for the 2020/21 Municipal Year.


Exclusion of Press and Public

There are currently no items listed on the agenda that will require the exclusion of the press and public.


Any other urgent business

Notice of items to be raised under this heading must be given in writing to the Head of Executive and Member Services or his representative before the meeting in accordance with Standing Order 60.