Agenda and minutes

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Apologies for Absence


Apologies were received by the Chairman from the following Councillors Tony Bellasis, Mandy Buxton, Lee Cowen, Andy McGregor, Julian Shinn and Sharon Sluman.


Declarations of interest

Members and officers must declare any disclosable pecuniary interests in relation to any business on the agenda. Declarations should also be made at any stage such an interest becomes apparent during the meeting.


If in doubt contact the Legal or Democratic Services representative for this meeting.


There were no declarations of pecuniary interests.


Questions from the public

To receive any questions from members of the public addressed to Members of the Executive in accordance with Council Procedure Rule 11. There is up to 5 minutes for each question, one supplementary question may be asked arising from the original question.


Questions must relate to any matter the Council has power or which affects the District except no questions may be asked on


a)     A specific planning or licensing application

b)     A specific staffing appointment or appeal or Standards determination


Public question time will last up to 30 minute; questions will be taken in order of receipt. The deadline for submissions is 17 August 2023 at 12 noon.


Questions to be submitted to


There were no questions from the public.


Recruitment for Assistant Director for Finance (Section 151 Officer) pdf icon PDF 51 KB

To consider recommendations from the Joint Senior Staff Committee meeting held on the 1 August 2023


Joint Senior Staff Committee - 1 August 2023


Recruitment for Assistant Director for Finance (Section 151 Chief Finance Officer)


The Leader and Chairman of the Joint Senior Staff Committee introduced the recommendation from the Committee, which was seconded by Councillor Carson Albury and following a vote it was unanimously supported. 


Resolved: that the Council approved the appointment of Mrs Emma Thomas as the Assistant Director for Finance (Section 151 Chief Finance Officer) of Adur and Worthing Councils.



Items raised under urgency provisions

To consider any items the Chairman has agreed are urgent


The Chairman announced that there were no urgent items.