Virtual Meeting, Council - Wednesday 13th January 2021 5.30 pm

Venue: Virtual Meeting - online. View directions

Contact: Andrea Woodside  Email:


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Announcements by the Mayor and Chief Executive

To receive any announcements from the Mayor and Chief Executive.


Apologies for absence

Group Business Managers to submit any apologies for absence.


Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 212 KB

To agree and authorise the Mayor to sign the Minutes of Council held on 25 November 2020.



Declaration of Interests pdf icon PDF 22 KB

Councillors will be asked to advise if there are any items on the Agenda in which they have a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest, which would prevent them from participating in any discussion on the item or participating in a vote upon the item, or any other interests.




Children and Young People's Partnership Plan pdf icon PDF 262 KB

To receive the Kirklees Children and Young People’s Plan, including an update on the work and status of the Children and Young People’s Partnership.


Contact: Mary White, Commissioning and Partnerships Manager

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Half Yearly Monitoring on Treasury Management Activities pdf icon PDF 943 KB

To receive the Half Yearly Monitoring of Treasury Activity report.


Contact: James Anderson, Head of Accountancy


Appointment of Chair of Standards Committee pdf icon PDF 211 KB

To consider the appointment of the Chair of Standards Committee.


Contact: Samantha Lawton, Head of Governance


Minutes of Cabinet and Cabinet Committee - Local Issues pdf icon PDF 326 KB

To receive the Minutes of the Meetings of (i) Cabinet held on 1 September 2020, 22 September 2020, 20 October 2020 and 23 October 2020 and (ii) Cabinet Committee – Local Issues held on 18 August 2020 and 12 October 2020.

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Oral Questions to the Leader and Cabinet Members

To receive oral questions and comments to Cabinet Members on their portfolios and Cabinet Minutes.


(i)             The Leader of the Council

(ii)            The Deputy Leader of the Council / Regeneration Portfolio (Councillor McBride)

(iii)           Children’s Portfolio (Councillor Kendrick)

(iv)          Corporate Portfolio (Councillor Turner)

(v)           Culture and Greener Kirklees Portfolio (Councillor P Davies)

(vi)          Environment Portfolio (Councillor Mather)

(vii)         Health and Social Care Portfolio (Councillor Khan)

(viii)        Housing and Democracy (Councillor Scott)

(ix)          Learning, Aspiration and Communities Portfolio (Councillor Pattison)


Minutes of Other Committees pdf icon PDF 303 KB

To receive for information the minutes of the following Committees;


(i)             Corporate Governance and Audit Committee

(ii)            Corporate Parenting Board

(iii)           Health and Wellbeing Board

(iv)          Overview and Scrutiny Management Committee

(v)           Personnel Committee

(vi)          Standards Committee

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Oral Questions to Chairs of Committees, Sub Committees and Panels, and Spokespersons of Joint Committees/External Bodies

(a)  Corporate Governance and Audit Committee (Councillor Simpson)

(b)  Corporate Parenting Board (Councillor Kendrick)

(c)  Health and Wellbeing Board (Councillor Kendrick)

(d)  Licensing and Safety Committee – including Licensing Panel and Regulatory Panel (Councillor A U Pinnock)

(e)   Overview and Scrutiny Management Committee (Councillor Smaje)

(f)  Personnel Committee (Councillor Pandor)

(g)  Planning Sub Committee - Heavy Woollen Area (Councillor S Hall)

(h)    Planning Sub Committee – Huddersfield Area (Councillor Lyons)

(i)    Scrutiny Panel – Children’s (Councillor Marchington)

(j)  Scrutiny Panel – Corporate (Councillor Cooper)

(k)    Scrutiny Panel – Economy and Neighbourhoods (Councillor Uppal)

(l)  Scrutiny Panel – Health and Adult Social Care (Councillor Zaman)

(m)  Standards Committee (to be determined at Agenda Item 7)

(n)  Strategic Planning Committee (Councillor S Hall)

(o)  Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing (Councillor Mather)

(p)  Kirklees Active Leisure (Councillor Sokhal)

(q)   West Yorkshire Combined Authority (Councillor Pandor)

(r)  West Yorkshire Combined Authority Transport Committee (Councillor Homewood)

(s)    West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority (Councillor O’Donovan)

(t)  West Yorkshire Joint Services Committee (Councillor Zaman)

(u)  West Yorkshire Police and Crime Panel (Councillor Ahmed)