Issue - meetings

Contract Standing Orders and the Constitution

Meeting: 07/12/2021 - Cabinet (Item 8)

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A report seeking approval for changes to the Council’s Constitution.


Portfolio Holder – Councillor Andy Jenns

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Councillor Andy Jenns introduced this report stating that the council is obliged to maintain an up-to-date Constitution.


Councillor Peter Butlin stated that the council is keen to speed up decision-making whilst maintaining good governance and transparency.


Councillor Andy Crump observed that flexibility is required when applying for government grants that have very short lead in times.




That Cabinet endorses the changes to the Constitution, Contract Standing Orders and Financial Regulations and recommends them to Council for approval.