Council - Thursday, 18 July 2024 7.00pm

Venue: St George's Centre, Pembroke Road, Chatham Maritime, Chatham ME4 4UH

Contact: Wayne Hemingway, Head of Democratic Services 


No. Item


Apologies for absence


Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests and Other Significant Interests pdf icon PDF 371 KB

Members are invited to disclose any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests or Other Significant Interests in accordance with the Member Code of Conduct. Guidance on this is set out in agenda item 2.


Record of meeting pdf icon PDF 638 KB

To approve the records of the meetings held on 18 April and 15 May 2024.

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Mayor's announcements


Leader's announcements




Public questions pdf icon PDF 94 KB

This report sets out the public questions received for this meeting. 

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Motions pdf icon PDF 88 KB

This report sets out motions received for this meeting. 

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Leader's report pdf icon PDF 90 KB

This report sets out the public questions received for this meeting.

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Members' questions pdf icon PDF 96 KB

This report sets out the public questions received for this meeting.

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Care Experience as a Protected Characteristic pdf icon PDF 218 KB

This report sets out why Medway Council should consider adopting care experienced as a protected characteristic.


Community Safety Partnership Plan 2024 - 2027 pdf icon PDF 154 KB

Community Safety Partnerships (CSPs) are under a duty to produce a Community Safety Plan to formulate and implement a strategy to reduce crime and disorder, combat substance misuse, and reduce re-offending.


This report provides information on the proposed plan, which forms part of the Council’s Policy Framework, to cover the period from 2024 to 2027.The Community Safety Plan discharges the Council’s statutory requirement to produce a plan for community safety.

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Additions to the Capital Programme pdf icon PDF 133 KB

This report requests Council approval for additions to the Capital Programme as recommended by Cabinet on 11 June 2024.


Integrated Care Partnership Terms of Reference pdf icon PDF 105 KB

This report seeks approval of revised terms of reference for the Integrated Care Partnership.

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Report on Overview and Scrutiny Activity pdf icon PDF 117 KB

This report provides a summary of the work of the Council’s Overview and Scrutiny Committees since the last report to Council on 18 April 2024.


Corporate Parenting Board Annual Report pdf icon PDF 128 KB

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'Fair Tax' Motion - Update pdf icon PDF 138 KB

This report provides an update in respect of the ten resolutions made by Full Council on 20 July 2023, when it passed a motion approving the ‘Councils for Fair Tax’ declaration.


Use of Urgency Provisions pdf icon PDF 106 KB

This report provides details of a recent usage of urgency provisions contained within the Constitution.


Exclusion of the Press and Public pdf icon PDF 129 KB

This report summarises the content of an exempt appendix, which, in the opinion of the proper officer, will contain exempt information within one of the categories in Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972. It is a matter for the Council to determine whether the press and public should be excluded from the meeting during consideration of this document.

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