Agenda/Speakers:

1.   Apologies for absence

2.   Declarations of interest

  • Members and Officers are invited to make any declarations of
  • pecuniary, personal and/or prejudicial interests that they may have in relation
  • to items on this agenda, and are reminded that they should re-declare their
  • interest before consideration of the item or as soon as the interest becomes
  • apparent.
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  • Members and Officers should make their declaration by
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  • a)  the item they have
  • the interest in
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  • b)  whether it is a
  • pecuniary, personal and/or prejudicial interest
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  • c)  the nature of the
  • interest
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  • d) if it is a pecuniary or prejudicial interest, whether
  • they will be exercising their right to speak under Question Time

3.   Public Question Time

  • To receive questions from the public (for a period of up to
  • 15 minutes)

4.   Questions from Members with Pecuniary/Prejudicial Interests

  • To receive questions from Members with pecuniary/prejudicial
  • interests (for a period of up to 15 minutes)

5.   Minutes 

  • To approve as a correct record the Minutes of the Meetings
  • of the Council held on 13 and 25 January 2021, which are attached.
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  • Additional documents:
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  • Minutes Public Pack, 25/01/2021 Full Council , item 5.pdf
  • icon PDF 132 KB

6.   Chairman's Announcements

  • To receive such announcements as the Chairman may desire to
  • lay before the Council.

7.   Urgent Matters

  • To deal with business not otherwise specified in the Council
  • summons which, in the opinion of the Chairman of the Council (in consultation
  • with the Chief Executive), is business of such urgency as to require immediate
  • attention by the Council.

8.   Council Budget 2021/22 

  • The Council is asked to consider the Revenue and Capital
  • Budgets for the 2021/22 financial year for both the General Fund and Housing
  • Revenue Account.
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  • A report from the Group Head of Corporate Support confirming
  • the recommendations being made to the Council is attached.  Members will also be asked to refer to the
  • recommendations contained within the Minutes of the meeting of Cabinet held on
  • 8 February 2021 with regard to the Budget for 2021/2022, which will have to be
  • circulated separately.
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  • The 2021/2022 Budget was considered at the meeting of the
  • Overview Select Committee held on 26 January 2021 and these Minutes can be
  • accessed by clicking on Overview Select Committee – 26 January 2021 - Minutes
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  • Details of the associated statutory resolutions in agreeing
  • the Budget, following receipt of the West Sussex County Council and the Sussex
  • Police and Crime Commissioner precepts, will be circulated just before the
  • meeting. 
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  • This item will be presented using the order below:
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  • (i)         Welcome by
  • the Chairman – Councillor Mrs Worne
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  • (ii)        Leader of
  • the Council’s Budget Statement – Councillor Dr Walsh will make his Budget
  • Statement and will propose the recommendations, including the associated
  • statutory resolutions required in agreeing the Budget, which will be circulated
  • just prior to the meeting.
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  •             To be
  • moved by – Cllr Dr Walsh
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  • (iii)        Cllr
  • Oppler to second (may reserve his right to speak)
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  • (iv)        Cllr
  • Gunner to respond on behalf of the Conservative Group
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  • (v)          Cllr
  • Dixon to respond on behalf of the Independent Group
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  • (vi)        Cllr Ms
  • Thurston to respond on behalf of the Green Group
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  • (vii)       Cllr Miss
  • Seex to respond on behalf of the Arun Independent Group
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  • (viii)     Open Debate
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  • (ix)        Cllr
  • Oppler to respond as seconder
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  • (x)          Cllr Dr
  • Walsh to respond as proposer
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  • (xi)             VOTE
  • REQUIRED
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  • Additional documents:
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  • Appendix 1-2-3 as of 09022021 Cabinet , item 8.pdf icon PDF
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  • Extra bundle index , item 8.pdf icon PDF 236 KB
  • Leaders Budget Speech 2021 , item 8.pdf icon PDF 135 KB
  • Extract from Cabinet Minutes - 8 February 2021 - Budget
  • 2021-22 , item 8.pdf icon PDF 136 KB
  • Amended Budget Recommendation , item 8.pdf icon PDF 194 KB
  • Appendix 4 Ctax resolution 21-22 , item 8.pdf icon PDF 197
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