Agenda and decisions

November Cabinet, Cabinet - Wednesday, 25th November, 2020 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 266 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on Wednesday 14 October 2020, and to authorise the Chairman to sign them.


Update on the 21/22 Council Budget and Medium Term Financial Strategy pdf icon PDF 745 KB

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1.    Noted the financial context and position set out in the report


2.    Agreed the proposed consultation process and associated timetable as set out in section 6 of the report.


Inclusive Growth Strategy pdf icon PDF 497 KB

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Cabinet :


1.      Endorsed the Inclusive Growth Strategy to guide the delivery of future plans for economic development and regeneration through the delivery of homes, jobs and investment in Havering for the benefit of our entire community.

2.      Accepted the Inclusive Growth Implementation Plan comprising indicative projects and work streams acknowledging that further approvals will be required to be sought.



Public Protection Outbreak Control Service Plan 2020/21 and Public Protection Outbreak Control Enforcement Policy 2020/21 pdf icon PDF 342 KB

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1.    Agreed and adopted the Public Protection Outbreak Control Service Plan 2020-21 (Appendix 1 of the report)

2.    Agreed and adopted the Public Protection Outbreak Control Enforcement Policy 2020-21 (Appendix 2 of the report)



Adult Drugs & Alcohol Service - Contract Award pdf icon PDF 355 KB



1.    Awarded a five year contract to Bidder A (with a three year extension option) for the provision of adult drugs and alcohol treatment and recovery services from 1st April 2021 to 31st March 2026.




The reports included in the agenda item 10 contains an exempt appendix 1.  Cabinet will consider whether the public and press should now be excluded from the remainder of the meeting on the grounds that it is likely that, in view of the nature of the business to be transacted or the nature of the proceedings, if members of the public were present during that item there would be disclosure to them of exempt information within the meaning of paragraph 3 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972; and, if it is decided to exclude the public and press on those grounds, Cabinet to resolve accordingly on the motion of the Chairman.




Housing Estate Improvements 5 Year Contract pdf icon PDF 340 KB

Please note that Appendix 1 to this report is exempt.

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1.    Approved the award of a contractfor a long term 5 year works contract to deliver the Estate Improvements Programme, including internal and external refurbishment works, to housing blocks throughout the London Borough of Havering, as recommended in Appendix 1 to the report.