Council Tax & Budget Setting (2021/22) etc., Full Council
Thursday, 18th February, 2021 6.00 pm

Venue: By Remote Video Conference (See Instructions Below). View directions

Contact: Democratic Services  Tel: (0116) 257 2775 Email:

Note: In light of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, this meeting is to be held as a remote video conference facilitated by the ZOOM video conferencing platform. 


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Remote Video Conference | Instructions pdf icon PDF 64 KB

This meeting will take place as a remote video conference.


Meeting Participants:


Zoom Video Conferencing Webinar


A webinar invitation will be sent by e-mail to all Members and Officers.


Press & Public Access:


YouTube Live Stream


A direct link to the live stream of the meeting's proceedings on the Council's YouTube Channel is below.


Remote Meeting Procedure Rules:


A summary of the Remote Meeting Procedures Rule to be adopted for the meeting is attached for reference.

Additional documents:


Calling to Order of the Meeting

The meeting of the Council will be called to order to receive Her Worship The Mayor and Deputy Mayor.


Apologies for Absence

To receive apologies for absence from Members to determine the quorum of the meeting in accordance with Rule 7 of Part 4 of the Constitution.


Declarations of Interest

Members are reminded that any declaration of interest should be made having regard to the Members’ Code of Conduct. In particular, Members must make clear the nature of the interest and whether it is 'pecuniary' or ‘non-pecuniary'.


Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 192 KB

To read, confirm and sign the minutes of the previous meeting in accordance with Rule 19 of Part 4 of the Constitution.


Action List Arising from the Previous Meeting

There as no Action List arising from the previous meeting.


Motions on Notice

To consider any Motions on Notice in accordance with Rule 14 of Part 4 of the Constitution.


Petitions, Deputations and Questions

To receive any Petitions, Deputations and, or, to answer any Questions by Members or the Public in accordance with Rule(s) 11, 12, 13 and 10 of Part 4 of the Constitution and the Petitions Procedure Rules respectively.


Mayor's Announcements

To receive any announcements from the Mayor in accordance with Rule 2 of Part 4 of the Constitution.


List of Official Mayoral / Deputy Mayoral Engagements

All civic engagements undertaken by the Mayor and Deputy Mayor have been suspended during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.


Leader's Statement

To receive any statement from the Leader of the Council in accordance with Article 2.9.2(ii) of Part 2 of the Constitution.


Council Tax Setting (2021/22) pdf icon PDF 241 KB

Report of the Deputy Chief Executive / Section 151 Officer


In accordance with Rule 18.3.2 of Part 4 of the Constitution, as required by Regulation 4 and Part 3 of Schedule 2 of the Local Authorities (Standing Orders) (England) Regulations 2001 (as amended), the names of the Members who cast a vote for the motion or against the motion or who abstain from voting will be recorded for this item of business and will be recorded in the minutes of the meeting’s proceedings.


Budget and Medium-Term Financial Strategy (2021/22) pdf icon PDF 630 KB

Report of the Deputy Chief Executive / Section 151 Officer

Additional documents:


Pay Policy Statement (2021/22) pdf icon PDF 193 KB

Report of the Chief Executive / Head of Paid Service

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