Agenda

Council
Monday 25 February 2019 6.00 pm

Venue: Conference Hall - Brent Civic Centre, Engineers Way, Wembley, HA9 0FJ

Contact: Thomas Cattermole, Head of Executive and Member Services  020 8937 5446, Email: thomas.cattermole@brent.gov.uk

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Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

To receive any apologies for absence from members of the Council.

2.

Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 264 KB

To confirm as a correct record, the attached minutes of the previous meeting of the Council held on Monday 28 November 2018.

3.

Declarations of Interest

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

4.

Mayor's Announcements (including any petitions received)

To receive any announcements from the Mayor.

5.

Appointments to Committees and Outside Bodies and Appointment of Chairs/Vice Chairs (if any)

To agree any appointments to Committees, Joint Committees, Forums, Panels and Outside Bodies (if any); and the appointments of Chairs/Vice Chairs (if any) in accordance with Standing Order 37 (g).

6.

Budget and Council Tax 2019/2020 and 2020/21 pdf icon PDF 243 KB

To consider the Council’s budget and level of Council Tax for 2019/20 and 2020/21.

 

Members are asked to note that the recommendations in the report were approved for reference on to Council by Cabinet on 11 February 2019.

Additional documents:

7.

Borough Plan 2019-2023 pdf icon PDF 82 KB

The report presents the draft Borough Plan 2019-23 which sets out Brent’s vision, strategic themes and priorities.

 

Members are asked to note that the Plan was approved and referred on to Council for formal adoption by Cabinet on 11 February 2019.

Additional documents:

8.

Changes to the Constitution pdf icon PDF 100 KB

To receive a report from the Director of Legal & HR seeking approval to a number of changes to the Constitution.

Additional documents:

9.

Members Allowance Scheme - Annual Review pdf icon PDF 106 KB

The report outlines the annual review of the Members Allowance Scheme and seeks approval on the allowances Members will be entitled to receive for carrying out their responsibilities during the 2019/20.

10.

Urgent Business

At the discretion of the Mayor to consider any urgent business, in accordance with Standing Order 37 (r).