To seek authority to fund Coroners’ Officers transferring from Kent Police with effect from 1.1.2014.
This is an unfunded pressure and final agreement will have to be reached with Kent Police before the transfer takes place.
KCC is legally liable for providing coroners
officers – Section 24 of Coroners and Justice Act 2009 places
a legal duty on local authorities to provide coroners
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Division affected: (All Division);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/12/2013
Department: Customer & Communities Directorate
Contact: Des Crilley, Director of Community Cultural Services Tel: 01622 696630 Tel: 01622 221513 Email: email@example.com Tel: 01622 696630, Mike Overbeke, Head of Public Protection Email: Mike.Overbeke@kent.gov.uk Tel: 01622 221513.
The decision will be discussed at Communities
Cabinet Committee on 17 December 2013.
Financial implications: Lead officer: Mike Overbeke Head of Regulatory Services Group Customer & Communities Tel: 01622 221513 Mike.Overbeke@kent.gov.uk Lead Director:Des Crilley Director of Customer Services Customer & Communities Tel: 01622 696630 firstname.lastname@example.org
Legal implications: 13/00089