Decision Maker: Executive
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
Local Authorities are required to review and
update their enforcement policy regularly. Members will be asked to
agree updates to policy.
That the revised Regulatory Enforcement Policy, as set out in Appendix 1 to the report submitted to the Executive, be adopted.
The policy provides a clear framework for the way the Council undertakes its regulatory functions and is in line with The Legislative and Regulatory Reform Act 2006 which advocates that enforcement should be carried out in a transparent, accountable, proportionate and consistent manner that is targeted only where action is needed
Other options considered and rejected by the Executive:
· To amend the revised policy
· To reject the revised policy; and retain the policy agreed in 2018.
Details of any conflict of interest declared by the Leader or lead councillors and any dispensation granted:
Report author: Dympna Sanders
Publication date: 23/09/2022
Date of decision: 22/09/2022
Decided at meeting: 22/09/2022 - Executive