1.1 Each scrutiny board in January will
receive a report outlining the budget proposals identified within
their respective portfolios for the period from 2023/24 to
1.2 The report outlines the forecast budget position in respect of the Climate Change, Planning and Housing portfolio in more detail, explaining the pressures identified over the period to 2025/26 and the actions proposed to mitigate them.
The Scrutiny Board received a report outlining the budget proposals identified within the Climate Change, Planning and Housing Portfolio for the period 2023/24 to 2024/25. The report was presented by the Finance Manager.
Members discussed and sought further information from Officers in relation to the following matters:
· The Neighbourhoods and Community Safety management restructure.
· The application of fees charges by the Council to cover the costs of the service/s or works provided.
Having considered the report, the Resources and Delivering Value Scrutiny Board:
i) To note the pressures and mitigating actions set out in the report; and,
ii) To note the schedule of fees and charges proposed for 2023/24 as attached at Appendix B to the report.