Agenda/Speakers:

1 . Announcements

  • On behalf of the Chairman, there will be an announcement about the arrangements in case of fire or other events that might require the meeting room or building’s evacuation.

2 . Apologies for absence

3 . Disclosure of Interests

  • Members are invited to disclose any interests in any of the items on the agenda at this point of the meeting. Members may still disclose an interest in an item at any time prior to the consideration of the matter.

4 . Minutes

  • To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 14 December 2016, and to authorise the Chairman to sign them.

  • View Minutes

5 . The Council's Financial Strategy 2017-18

6 . Consultation on Proposed Licensing Schemes for HMOs and Other Private Rented Housing Sector

7 . Affordable Housing - Adoption of a planning guidance note on the Council's approach to commuted sums payments

8 . Highways and Street Lighting Term Maintenance Contracts

9 . Joint Havering Carers Strategy 2017 to 2019

10 . Appropriation of Land for Planning purposes & Open Space Processes Relating to Various Potential Disposal Sites

11 . Loan to and acquisition of land from Havering College

12 . Exclusion of the public

  • To consider whether the public should now be excluded from the remainder of the meeting on the grounds that it is likely that, in view of the nature of the business to be transacted or the nature of the proceedings, if members of the public were present during those items there would be disclosure to them of exempt information within the meaning of paragraph 3 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972; and, if it is decided to exclude the public on those grounds, the Committee to resolve accordingly on the motion of the Chairman.

13 . Loan to and acquistion of land from Havering College