Agenda and draft minutes

General Purposes Committee - Wednesday, 9th October, 2019 10.30 am

Venue: Austen Room, Council Offices, Cecil Street, Margate, Kent. View directions

Contact: Charles Hungwe 

No. Item


Apologies for Absence


There were no apologies for absence.



Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 113 KB

To receive any declarations of interest. Members are advised to consider the advice contained within the Declaration of Interest advice attached to this Agenda. If a Member declares an interest, they should complete the Declaration of Interest Form


Councillor R. Bayford declared an interest in agenda item 5 (minute no. 120) and left the meeting after agenda item 4.



Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 41 KB

To approve the Minutes of the meeting of the General Purposes Committee held on 19 September 2019, copy attached.


Councillor S Piper advised that he wished it to be noted he did not accept the accuracy of minute item no.115.


CouncillorEveritt proposed, Councillor Bayford seconded and Members agreed that the minutes of the meeting of 19 September 2019 be approved and signed by the Chairman subject to Councillor S Piper’s comment being noted.



Exclusion of public and press pdf icon PDF 179 KB


It was agreed that the public and press be excluded from the meeting on agenda item 5 as it contains exempt information as defined in Paragraphs 1, 2 and 5 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).



Covering Report for Report from the Chief Executive


A confidential report was presented to Members and the Committee agreed no further action be taken.