Decisions

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Decisions published

17/01/2019 - P0719.18 - WILLOW TREE LODGE - RESIDENTIAL CARAVAN SITE, INCLUDING THE STATIONING OF 12 CARAVANS (ONE TOURING CARAVAN AND 11 STATIC CARAVANS) AND ERECTION OF REPLACEMENT STABLE BLOCK ref: 5108    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Planning Committee

Made at meeting: 17/01/2019 - Planning Committee

Decision published: 18/01/2019

Effective from: 17/01/2019

Decision:

In accordance with the public speaking arrangements the Committee was addressed by an objector with a response by the applicant’s agent.

 

Councillor Gillian Ford addressed the Committee.

 

The Committee considered the report and  on a vote of 5 votes to 3 abstentions RESOLVED to GRANT PLANNING PERMISSION subject to the conditions as set out in the report.

 

Councillors Nunn, Tyler and McGeary abstained from voting.

 


17/01/2019 - P2012.17 - 17 ELM GROVE - RETROSPECTIVE APPLICATION FOR USE OF OUTBUILDING IN REAR GARDEN FOR DOMESTIC AND BUSINESS USE ref: 5107    Item Deferred

Decision Maker: Planning Committee

Made at meeting: 17/01/2019 - Planning Committee

Decision published: 18/01/2019

Effective from: 17/01/2019

Decision:

In accordance with the public speaking arrangements the Committee was addressed by an objector with a response by the applicant’s agent.

 

Councillor Roger Ramsey addressed the Committee.

 

The Committee considered the report and RESOLVED to defer consideration of the item in order that more robust conditions could be attached to control the impact of the proposed use.

 

Members considered the following:

 

·        Change to Condition 3 to refer to business use rather than office use.

 

·        Change to Condition 3 to limit hours from 9am to 5pm Mon-Fri.

 

·        Additional condition to control the number of visitors to the business at any one time.

 

·        Also consider any additional conditions that may be recommended.

 

 


17/01/2019 - P1307.17 - 43 BARTON AVENUE, ROMFORD - RETROSPECTIVE PLANNING PERMISSION FOR AN OUTBUILDING IN THE REAR GARDEN FOR USE AS A SUMMER HOUSE/GYM ref: 5106    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Planning Committee

Made at meeting: 17/01/2019 - Planning Committee

Decision published: 18/01/2019

Effective from: 17/01/2019

Decision:

The Committee was addressed by Councillor Robert Benham.

 

The Committee considered the report and on a vote of 4 votes to 4 abstentions RESOLVED to GRANT PLANNING PERMISSION subject to the following additional conditions:

 

·        Additional condition regarding ensuring satisfactory materials and finish of the building.

 

·      An additional condition for no sub-division of the rear garden and a further one that the outbuilding should not be used as a separate unit of accommodation.

 

Councillors Crowder, Smith, White and Nunn  abstained from voting.


17/01/2019 - MINUTES ref: 5105    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Planning Committee

Made at meeting: 17/01/2019 - Planning Committee

Decision published: 18/01/2019

Effective from: 17/01/2019

Decision:

The minutes of the meeting held on 22 November 2018 were agreed as a correct record and signed by the Chairman.


17/01/2019 - DISCLOSURE OF INTERESTS ref: 5104    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Planning Committee

Made at meeting: 17/01/2019 - Planning Committee

Decision published: 18/01/2019

Effective from: 17/01/2019

Decision:

There were no disclosures of interest.


17/01/2019 - Approval to proceed with a Proof of Concept for Emergency Homecare ref: 5103    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Adult Social Care and Health

Decision published: 17/01/2019

Effective from: 17/01/2019

Lead officer: Maddy leathley


17/01/2019 - London Boroughs Grant Scheme 2019/20 ref: 5102    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance & Property

Decision published: 17/01/2019

Effective from: 24/01/2019

Lead officer: Alison Umoh


17/01/2019 - Main Road Casualty Programme - Proposed Safety Improvements- the outcome of public consutlation ref: 5101    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Environment

Decision published: 17/01/2019

Effective from: 24/01/2019

Lead officer: Velup Siva


17/01/2019 - Faircross Avenue, Lawns way and Gobions Avenue Experimental Traffic Scheme- Outcome of public consultation ref: 5100    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Environment

Decision published: 17/01/2019

Effective from: 24/01/2019

Lead officer: Mark Philpotts


17/01/2019 - Award of a Pan London Office Stationery Contract ref: 5098    Recommendations Approved

Cabinet is asked to approve the award of a pan London single supplier office stationery framework, organisations who may call off from the framework have been named on the tender documents.

The contract is in excess of £10 million.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance & Property

Decision published: 17/01/2019

Effective from: 24/01/2019

Lead officer: Mark Batchelor


17/01/2019 - Planning reform: supporting the high street and increasing the delivery of new homes- Consultation response ref: 5097    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Neighbourhoods

Decision published: 17/01/2019

Effective from: 17/01/2019

Lead officer: Suzanne Lansley


16/01/2019 - Homebuilding Capacity Fund - Application for Grant from the Greater London Authority (GLA) ref: 5095    Recommendations Approved

Cabinet will be asked to approve the application for grant funding from the GLA.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 16/01/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 17/01/2019

Effective from: 24/01/2019

Decision:

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

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Kevin Hazlewood


16/01/2019 - Business Rates - Discretionary Revaluation Support Scheme ref: 5094    Recommendations Approved

Cabinet will be asked to approve the Business Rates Discretionary Relief Support Scheme in January 2019

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 16/01/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 17/01/2019

Effective from: 24/01/2019

Decision:

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.

Lead officer: Sarah Bryant


16/01/2019 - Adopt London East ref: 5096    Recommendations Approved

Cabinet will be asked to approve the Adopt London East Regional Adoption Agency business case.

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 16/01/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 17/01/2019

Effective from: 24/01/2019

Decision:

Cabinet

 

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.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Robert South


17/01/2019 - Contract Award for the Healthwatch Service in Havering ref: 5099    Recommendations Approved

The Director will be asked to approve the contract award for the Havering Healthwatch Service for a period of five years with the option to extend for a further two years, following a competitive tender process.

 

Decision Maker: Director of Adult Social Care and Health

Decision published: 17/01/2019

Effective from: 24/01/2019


14/01/2019 - Application for submission of bid under the mayor's Air Quality Fund (Project: Non-Road Mobile Machinery Enforcement Scheme) ref: 5093    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director Neighbourhoods

Decision published: 15/01/2019

Effective from: 14/01/2019

Lead officer: Christina Zervou


14/01/2019 - Application fro submission of bid under the mayor's Air Quality Fund (Project: School Streets) ref: 5092    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director Neighbourhoods

Decision published: 15/01/2019

Effective from: 14/01/2019

Lead officer: Christina Zervou


14/01/2019 - Application for submission of bid under the Mayor's Air Quality Fund (Project: Anit-idling campaign) ref: 5091    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Neighbourhoods

Decision published: 15/01/2019

Effective from: 14/01/2019

Lead officer: MarieClaire Irvine


10/01/2019 - London Collective Investment Vehicle (CIV) - New Governance Arrangements and dissolution of the Pension CIV Sectoral Joint Committee (PCSJC) ref: 5090    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council

Decision published: 10/01/2019

Effective from: 17/01/2019

Lead officer: Debbie Ford


10/01/2019 - Award of Integrated Reablement Service ref: 5089    Recommendations Approved

Approval to award the contract for Integrated Reablement Service for a period of three years with the option to extend for a further two years, following a competitive tender process.

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Health and Adult Care Services

Decision published: 10/01/2019

Effective from: 17/01/2019

Lead officer: Jonathan Cassidy


10/01/2019 - Waiver to directly award Learning Disabilities (LD) Supported Living Contract to the current provider until 31 March 2020 ref: 5088    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Director of Adult Social Care and Health

Decision published: 10/01/2019

Effective from: 10/01/2019

Lead officer: Rebecca Amy-Smith