Decision details

Decision Maker: Deputy Leader of the Council and Corporate Finance & Governance Portfolio Holder

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To decide the means of funding additional legal support to pursue legal action against anti-social behaviour.

Decision:

To release £15,000 from the £249,000 Enforcement monies agreed at Council on 11 February 2020 to Legal Services in order to procure additional legal support to pursue legal action against anti-social behaviour.

Reasons for the decision:

In order to ensure that robust action can be taken against those that commit anti-social behaviour.

Alternative options considered:

To carry out the legal work to support this action in-house, however, this is not possible due to current workloads within the legal services section.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

None

Publication date: 30/11/2020

Date of decision: 27/11/2020

Effective from: 08/12/2020