Agenda

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Contact: Joe Kwateng, Governance Officer  0208 937 1354 Email: joe.kwateng@brent.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Election of Chair

2.

Declarations of personal and prejudicial interests

Members are invited to declare at this stage of the meeting, any relevant financial or other interest in the items on this agenda.

3.

Minutes of the previous meeting - 13 March 2019 pdf icon PDF 158 KB

4.

Matters arising

5.

Deputations (if any)

6.

Trading Standards 2018/19 Annual Report pdf icon PDF 78 KB

This report presents the Trading Standards annual report for the year 2018/2019. It is a requirement of the Trading Standards Consortium Agreement that an   annual report is presented to the Joint Advisory Board which includes details of the work undertaken by each borough team during the financial year to which it relates.

 

I have attached an appendix to this report.

Additional documents:

7.

Update Concerning Advice and Enforcement Around Lettings and Property Management Businesses pdf icon PDF 120 KB

The purpose of this report is to update the Joint Advisory Board on the progress made by the Trading Standards Service in delivering our Lettings and Property Management Project and two new statutory duties for the Service, enforcing the provisions of the Client Money Protection Schemes for Property Agents (Requirement to Belong to a Scheme etc.) Regulations 2019 and the Tenant Fees Act 2019.

 

8.

Date of next meeting: 13 November 2019 at Brent Civic Centre

9.

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 (London Borough of Brent) or his representative before the meeting in accordance with the constitutions of both councils.