To confirm and sign the Minutes of the Meeting of the Council dated 16 March 2015 (copy previously circulated).
Declarations of Interest
Disclosure by councillors of personal interests in matters on the agenda, the nature of any interest and whether the councillor regards the interest as prejudicial under the terms of the Code of Conduct
Items not on the agenda which the Chair of the meeting is of the opinion should be considered as a matter of urgency by reason of special circumstances as defined in Section 100B(4)(b) of the Local Government Act 1972
Written Questions from Councillors
To deal with written questions which councillors may wish to put to the Chair of the Council, a Lead Councillor on the Cabinet or the Chair of any committee or sub-committee in accordance with Council Procedure Rule 11 (if any).
To receive the remit of the Audit and Standards Committee (page 4)
Standards Training 13 and 20 May 2015
To note on the 13 and 20 May 2015 Councillors were offered and received
standards training from Lewes District Council Legal Department relating
to ethics and the Code of Conduct for councillors as part of the induction
programme following the Election. The following members received the
appropriate training on the Code of Conduct, Councillors Botting, Carr,Carter
Catlin, Cooper, Enever, Giles, Honeyman Linington, Loraine,Murray, Neave,
Peterson, Rowell and Turner.
To receive the report of the Chair of the Audit and Standards Committee (page 7)
To receive the report of the Head of Audit, Fraud and Procurement (page 14)
To receive the report of the Head of Audit, Fraud and Procurement (page 27)
To receive the report of the Head of Audit, Fraud and Procurement (page 55)
To receive the report of the Director of Corporate Services (page 61)
To receive the report of the Director of Corporate Services (page 84)
Date of Next Meeting
To note that the next meeting of the Audit and Standards Committee is scheduled to be held on 28 September 2015 in the Telscombe Room, Southover House, Southover Road, Lewes commencing at 15:30pm