Growth, Economic Development and Communities Cabinet Committee
Thursday, 10th January, 2019 10.00 am

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

Contact: Georgina Little  03000 414043

Webcast: View the webcast

No. Item


Introduction/Webcast announcements

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Apologies and Substitutes

To receive apologies for absence and notification of any substitutes present

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Declarations of Interest by Members in items on the Agenda

To receive any declarations of interest made by Members in relation to any matter on the agenda.  Members are reminded to specify the agenda item number to which it refers and the nature of the interest being declared

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Minutes of the meeting held on 15 November 2018 pdf icon PDF 129 KB

To consider and approve the Minutes as a correct record

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Verbal updates by Cabinet Members and Corporate Director

To receive verbal updates from Mr M Hill, OBE (Cabinet Member for Community and Regulatory Services) and Mr M Dance (Cabinet Member for Economic Development).


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Visit Kent Report & Presentation pdf icon PDF 72 KB

To note the contents of the report.

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Preparations by HM Government and the European Commission for a No-Deal Brexit pdf icon PDF 109 KB

To note the plans being put in place by the Government and the European Commission for a No-Deal Brexit; this paper complements the paper considered under item 7 of the County Council’s agenda on 13 December 2018 on the work of the County Council to prepare for the possible event of a No-Deal Brexit.

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Removal of the Housing Revenue Account Debt Cap pdf icon PDF 130 KB

To note the advice on the Housing Revenue Account borrowing cap, and the work that is now being undertaken in response to the change.

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Capital Programme 2019-22, Revenue Budget 2019-20 and Medium-Term Financial Plan 2019-22 pdf icon PDF 138 KB

To note the draft capital and revenue budgets and MTFP, including responses to consultation and government provisional settlement; and suggest any changes which should be made before the draft is presented to Cabinet on 28th January and full County Council on 14th February.

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Members' Recent Visit to Gravesham District pdf icon PDF 84 KB

To receive and endorse the report.

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Work Programme 2019/20 pdf icon PDF 79 KB

To receive a report by General Counsel that gives details of the proposed Work Programme for this Cabinet Committee.

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Urgent Item - Verbal update on the Kent Skills Agenda

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