Venue: Assembly Hall, Stoke Abbott Road, Worthing

Contact: Neil Terry
Democratic Services Lead
01903 221073  Email:

Note: Councillors will be sent information under seperate cover in relation to Covid safeguards concerning this meeting. The meeting will be livestreamed and the public will be able to view the livestream from the Council's website. 

No. Item


Apologies for Absence


Election of the Mayor

To elect the Mayor of the Borough until the Annual Meeting of the Council in 2022.           


The Mayor to declare their acceptance of office.


Appointment of the Deputy Mayor

To appoint a Deputy Mayor of the Borough until the Annual Meeting of the Council in 2022.


The Deputy Mayor to declare their acceptance of office.


Returning Officer’s Return of Persons Elected pdf icon PDF 58 KB

To receive and note the Return of Persons Elected at the 6 May 2021 Borough Council elections.


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.


Confirmation of Minutes

To approve the minutes of the Council meeting held on 20 April 2021, copies of which have been previously circulated. 



Vote of thanks to the outgoing Deputy Mayor


Items raised under Urgency Provisions

To consider any items the Mayor has agreed are urgent.


Announcements by the Mayor and / or Head of Paid Service


Decision making by Worthing Borough Council in 2021/22 pdf icon PDF 140 KB

To consider a report by the Director for Communities, attached as item 10.


(Details of the nominated committee memberships, Appendix B, will be published to the website once nominations have been received from each of the Political Groups)


Youth Mayor

To note the Youth Mayor and Deputy Youth Mayor for 2021/22.


Recommendations from the Executive and Committees to Council pdf icon PDF 48 KB

To consider recommendations to the Council, details of which are set out in the attached item 12.



Executive / Committee




Joint Senior Staff Committee


Designation of Interim Head of Paid Service


Part B - Not for Publication - Exempt information Reports