Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Decision Made
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
This report provides details of a new Service Level Agreement (SLA) between Tunbridge Wells Borough Council and the Kent High Weald Partnership, including funding details.
1. That the Draft Service Level Agreement (SLA) between Tunbridge Wells Borough Council (TWBC) and the Kent High Weald Partnership (KHWP) be approved.
2. That the Draft Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) between Kent County Council (KCC) and TWBC governing the operations of the Kent High Weald Partnership be approved.
3. That delegated authority be given to the Head of Planning Services and Cabinet Member for Housing and Planning to make minor amendments and sign on behalf of TWBC the SLA and MoA in 1 and 2 above be approved.
4. That the funding for the Kent High Weald Partnership for the period 1 April 2024 to 31 March 2027 be set at £76,194.50 annually subject to the setting of the Council’s annual budget be approved.
REASON FOR DECISION:Maintaining a well-funded KHWP offers clear value for money to the Borough Council.
Report author: Ellen Gilbert
Publication date: 21/09/2023
Date of decision: 21/09/2023
Decided at meeting: 21/09/2023 - Cabinet
Effective from: 30/09/2023