Issue details

Review of Safe Working Practises - Council operated Weddings & Ceremonies

The Director of Neighbourhoods will be asked to Review the  decision taken on 19th July to not increase capacity numbers at Council operated weddings &

Ceremonies. When the decision was taken on 19th July by way of Special Urgency, it was agreed the matter would be reviewed after 28 days.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 09/08/2021

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Reason for urgency:
This decision will be made under the General Exception provisions to allow a thorough review and safe working practices to be fully considered whilst taking action at the very first possible opportunity in the interests of both the Council and it's residents.

Decision due: Not before 26th Aug 2021 by Director Neighbourhoods

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Public Protection and Safety

Lead director: Director Neighbourhoods

Contact: Louise Roast, Registration & bereavement Services Manager Email:


All relevant, Members, officers and business partners will be consulted together with H&S at work consultants.