Agenda and minutes

Regulation Committee Mental Health Guardianship Sub-Committee - Wednesday, 15th March, 2023 1.30 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Sessions House, County Hall, Maidstone. View directions

Contact: Hayley Savage  03000 414286

No. Item


Apologies and Substitutes


Apologies had been received from Mr Collor, Ms Grehan, and Mr Streatfeild.


Declarations of Interest by Members for items on the agenda


Mr Shonk declared an interest that a family member worked for the NHS.


Ms Wright declared an interest that she was an appointee for a family member.


Minutes of the meeting held on 31 March 2022 pdf icon PDF 10 KB


RESOLVED that the Minutes of the meeting held on 31 March 2022 are correctly recorded and that they be signed by the Chairman. 


The Local Authority's Guardianship Register pdf icon PDF 160 KB


(1)          The Policy & Quality Assurance Officer briefly introduced the report and said that robust scrutiny processes continued through work carried out by the Guardianship Quality and Scrutiny Panel and there were currently two people subject to Guardianship in Kent. 


(2)          The Assistant Director Countywide Services clarified, in relation to paragraph 1.2 of the report, that the Council’s duty to discharge an individual from Guardianship was delegated to a sub-committee of at least three elected Members.


RESOLVED that the content of the report be noted together with the current Guardianship register and the activity between January and December 2022 set out in Appendix 1 to the report.


Other items which the Chairman decides are Urgent


There were no urgent items.