Decision details

Commercial Trading Company

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To authorise the making of arrangements for the establishment of a trading company.


Having considered the options identified within the report, Cabinet RESOLVED:


(1)      To agree the making of arrangements by the Director of Legal, HR Audit & Investigations, in consultation with the Lead Member for Environment and the Strategic Director of Regeneration and Environment, for the establishment of a general trading company, including any additional legal or constitutional issues to be reserved to the Council as shareholder and any necessary agreements between the company and the Council.


(2)      To note and agree the recommendations regarding the governance arrangements for the trading company and board members, as detailed within the report.

Reason Key: Affects more than 2 wards;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Darren Hale, Environmental Health Manager Email: Tel: 020 8937 2389.

Report author: Darren Hale

Publication date: 09/11/2020

Date of decision: 09/11/2020

Decided at meeting: 09/11/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 17/11/2020

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