Agenda and minutes

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Appointment of Chairman


It was moved by Councillor Ray Gill duly seconded and


RESOLVED – That Councillor Lena Hogg be appointed Chair for the meeting.


Declarations of Interest in Agenda Items


It was noted that a dispensation was in place which would enable Members present to participate fully in respect of the setting of council tax or precepts, a local council tax reduction scheme, a local scheme for payment of business rates and Members allowances


Minutes of the meeting held on 9 March 2016 pdf icon PDF 67 KB

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RESOLVED – That the Minutes of the meeting held on 9 March 2016 be signed by the Chairman as a correct record.


To consider a report on Council Tax for 2017/18 pdf icon PDF 71 KB

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Consideration was given to a report setting out the proposed Council Tax for 2017/18 taking account of the precept requirements of Cumbria County Council, Cumbria Police Authority and Town and Parish Councils.


RESOLVED – That a) the Council Tax requirement for its own purpose and the precepts notified to it by Cumbria County Council, the Cumbria Police Authority and individual Parish precepts as contained in the report be noted; and


b) the level of Council Tax for the year be approved as appended to these minutes.


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