Agenda

Finance and Resources Committee - Tuesday, 30 March 2021 7.00 pm

Venue: Microsoft Teams

Contact: Email: committees@broxtowe.gov.uk 

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES

To receive any apologies and notification of substitutes.

2.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Members are requested to declare the existence and nature of any disclosable pecuniary interest and/or other interest in any item on the agenda.

3.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 221 KB

To approve the minutes of the previous meeting held on 11 February 2021.

4.

COVID - 19 BUSINESS SUPPORT GRANTS TO TOWN AND PARISH COUNCILS pdf icon PDF 122 KB

To update the Committee as to how Parish and Town Councils have utilised the various Covid-19 grant funding received in 2020/21 for use in the local area.

5.

GRANT AID REQUEST FROM KIMBERLEY TOWN COUNCIL pdf icon PDF 321 KB

To consider a request for grant assistance in accordance with the protocol for the consideration of grant aid to parish and town councils.

 

 

6.

CASH PAYMENT FACILITIES pdf icon PDF 122 KB

To seek approval for the introduction of an additional cash payment facility for council house tenants and council tax payers.

7.

FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT CODE pdf icon PDF 140 KB

To inform Members of the implementation of the CIPFA Financial Management Code as a framework to support good practice in local authorities by the setting out of standards of financial management.

 

8.

ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL AND GOVERNANCE INVESTMENTS pdf icon PDF 257 KB

To inform Members of the position of the Council’s Treasury Management investments in respect of the environmental, social and governance aspects of investing which have been coming into prominence over the last few years.

 

9.

ESTABLISHMENT CHANGES pdf icon PDF 276 KB

To inform Members of the changes to the Council’s establishment as well as the associated costs and impact on service delivery from May 2019 to January 2021.

10.

LEVELLING UP FUND pdf icon PDF 189 KB

To seek approval for an allocation within the 2021/22 General Fund revenue budget for costs associated with developing a project bid for submission to the Levelling Up Fund.

 

11.

RISK BASED VERIFICATION pdf icon PDF 103 KB

To seek approval for the termination of Risk Based Verification in respect of Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support new applications.

 

12.

WORK PROGRAMME pdf icon PDF 118 KB

To consider items for inclusion in the Work Programme for future meetings.

 

13.

EXCLUSION OF PUBLIC AND PRESS

The Committee is asked to RESOLVE that, under Section 100A of the Local Government Act, 1972, the public and press be excluded from the meeting for the following item of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraphs 1, 2, and 3 of Schedule 12A of the Act.

 

14.

TRAM COMPENSATION UPDATE