Thursday 18 July 2019
This meeting will be held at Deane House, Taunton at 2pm.
1 CHAIR'S ANNOUNCEMENTS
- Mobile phones should be switched to silent.
- The Chair will explain the evacuation procedures in the event of an emergency.
2a ELECTION OF CHAIR OF THE SOMERSET BUILDING CONTROL PARTNERSHIP JOINT COMMITTEE
To nominate and elect a Chair of the Somerset Building Control Partnership Joint Committee.
2b ELECTION OF VICE CHAIR OF THE SOMERSET BUILDING CONTROL PARTNERSHIP JOINT COMMITTEE
To nominate and elect a Vice Chair of the Somerset Building Control Partnership Joint Committee.
3 APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
To receive apologies from Members who are unable to attend the meeting.
4 DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST See Note 3
If a member of the Planning Board, or other Member of the Council present at the meeting has a personal or prejudicial interest in any agenda item during this meeting they should now declare its existence and nature publicly.
5 PUBLIC PARTICIPATION See Note 4
6 BUILDING CONTROL FUNCTIONS AND FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
A verbal overview and presentation will be given.
7 PREVIOUS MINUTES
To confirm the minutes of the Somerset Building Control Partnership meeting held on 24 January 2019.
8 FINANCIAL UPDATE 2018/19 & DRAFT BUDGET FOR 2019/20 - SOMERSET BUILIDNG CONTROL PARTNERSHIP FINANCIAL REPORT FOR 2018/19
To approve the Building Control Partnership outturn for 2018/19.
To approve the use of the reserve fund to finance the final part of the IT data migration project which started in 2017/18 and will complete in 2019/20. The reserve was used to fund the expenditure on this in previous years.
To approve use of the reserve fund to finance a new IT server in 2019/20 to increase performance due to the volume of data migrated and provide a stable environment for the next 5 years.
9 PROPOSAL FOR A NEW SERVICE LEVEL AGREEMENT
A report to recommend to the Joint Committee a revision to the original inter authority agreement to enable the partner councils to recharge the partnership for the senior management client costs that are incurred in the managerial oversight of the partnership.
10 OPERATIONAL PLAN UPDATE 2018/19 & OPERATIONAL PLAN FOR 2019/20
The Operational Plan had been developed for the Somerset Building Control Partnership which had been formed to carry out the Building Control functions for Mendip District Council, Sedgemoor District Council and the newly formed Somerset West & Taunton Council. Report to be distributed at the meeting.
11 ANY OTHER BUSINESS
12 FUTURE MEETINGS