Agenda and decisions

Wednesday, 16th January, 2019 7.30 pm

Venue: Council Chamber - Town Hall

Contact: Debra Marlow tel: 01708 433091  e-mail:

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On behalf of the Chairman, there will be an announcement about the arrangements in case of fire or other events that might require the meeting room or building’s evacuation.


Apologies for absence

(if any) - receive


Disclosures of Interest

Members are invited to disclose any interests in any of the items on the agenda at this point of the meeting. Members may still disclose an interest in an item at any time prior to the consideration of the matter.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 165 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 13th November, 2018 and 12th December, 2018, and to authorise the Chairman to sign them.

Additional documents:


Business Rates - Discretionary Revaluation Support Scheme pdf icon PDF 412 KB


Cabinet approved the continuation of the Governments Discretionary Revaluation Support for the remaining two years of the relief as set out in the report, and previously agreed by Cabinet in August 2017.


Homebuilding Capacity Fund - Application for Grant from the Greater London Authority (GLA) pdf icon PDF 219 KB


Cabinet approved the submission of a bid of £940,000 as set out in the report to the GLA for the Homebuilding Capacity Fund


Adopt London East pdf icon PDF 370 KB

Additional documents:




1.    Approved the business case at appendix A to this report to proceed with an East London Regional Adoption Agency led by the London Borough of Havering to commence by July 2019 agree the budget commitment set out in the body of the report;


2.    Delegated authority for the implementation of the project to the Director for Children Services including but not limited to entering into partnering agreements, agreeing the final terms of any Inter-authority risk and partnership sharing agreement and agreeing and arranging TUPE of staff between the authorities.