Agenda

Cabinet - Monday 10 June 2024 10.00 a.m.

Venue: The Town Hall, The Crofts, Moorgate Street, Rotherham. S60 2TH

Contact: Governance Unit - Email: governance@rotherham.gov.uk  The webcast can be viewed at http://www.rotherham.public-i.tv

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

 

To receive apologies from any Member who is unable to attend the meeting.

2.

Declarations of Interest

 

To invite Councillors to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests or personal interests they may have in any matter which is to be considered at this meeting, to confirm the nature of those interests and whether they intend to leave the meeting for the consideration of the item.

3.

Questions from Members of the Public

 

To receive questions from members of the public who wish to ask a general question in respect of matters within the Council’s area of responsibility or influence.

 

Subject to the Chair’s discretion, members of the public may ask one question and one supplementary question, which should relate to the original  ...  view the full agenda text for item 3.

4.

Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 1 MB

 

To receive the record of proceedings of the Cabinet meeting held on 18 March, 2024.

5.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

 

There are no exempt items on the agenda.

ADULT CARE AND HEALTH

6.

Housing Related Support Flexible Purchasing system (FPS) Progress Report pdf icon PDF 756 KB

 

Report from the Strategic Director for Adult Care, Housing and Public Health.

 

Recommendations:

 

That Cabinet:

 

1.    Note the update on the establishment of the FPS for Housing Related Support Services as agreed by Cabinet in October 2022.

 

2.    Note the success of the work undertaken to date with the establishment  ...  view the full agenda text for item 6.

Additional documents:

CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE

7.

Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Strategy pdf icon PDF 500 KB

 

Report from the Strategic Director for Children and Young People’s Services.

 

Recommendations:

 

That Cabinet:

 

1.    Approve consultation on the refreshed Rotherham SEND Strategy that has been co-produced with partners across the Borough.

 

2.    Agree to the refreshed SEND Strategy being presented back to Cabinet in late 2024 for formal approval  ...  view the full agenda text for item 7.

Additional documents:

8.

SEND Joint Commissioning Strategy for Rotherham 2024 - 2027 pdf icon PDF 401 KB

 

Report from the Strategic Director for Children and Young People’s Services.

 

Recommendations:

 

1.    That Cabinet approve the Rotherham SEND Joint Commissioning Strategy (2024 – 2027).

 

 

Additional documents:

FINANCE AND SAFE AND CLEAN COMMUNITIES

9.

Finance Update pdf icon PDF 754 KB

 

Report from the Strategic Director for Finance and Customer Services.

 

Recommendations:

 

1.    That the update on the revenue budget financial outturn 2023/24 be noted.

 

2.    That the Council’s progress on the delivery of the Local Council Tax Support Top Up payment 2024/25 be noted.

 

3.    That the Council’s delivery of  ...  view the full agenda text for item 9.

Additional documents:

10.

New Applications for Business Rates Discretionary Relief for Rotherham Crossroads - Caring for Carers, The Fun Hub Nursery and RNN Group pdf icon PDF 525 KB

 

Report from the Strategic Director for Finance and Customer Services.

 

Recommendations:

 

That Cabinet:

1.             Approve the application for Discretionary Business Rate Relief for Rotherham Crossroads – Caring for Carers.

2.             Reject the application for Discretionary Business Rate Relief for The Fun Hub Nursery.

3.             Reject the application for Discretionary Business  ...  view the full agenda text for item 10.

Additional documents:

HOUSING

11.

Review of the Housing Allocation Policy pdf icon PDF 688 KB

 

Report from the Strategic Director for Adult Care, Housing and Public Health.

 

Recommendations:

 

That Cabinet:

 

1.    Approves the proposal to commence a full review of the Council’s Housing Allocation Policy.

2.    Notes the proposed approach to undertaking the review.

3.    Notes that a new Policy will be presented to Cabinet  ...  view the full agenda text for item 11.

Additional documents:

SOCIAL INCLUSION AND NEIGHBOURHOOD WORKING

12.

Scrutiny Review Recommendations - Nature Recovery pdf icon PDF 801 KB

 

Report from the Strategic Director for Regeneration and Environment.

 

Recommendations:

 

1.    That Cabinet receives the report and considers the following recommendations:

1)         Consider what resources are required to enable RMBC to lead on the Nature Emergency and co-ordinate its response to the Environment Act 2021, including the Local Nature Recovery  ...  view the full agenda text for item 12.

Additional documents:

13.

Recommendations from Overview and Scrutiny Management Board

 

To receive a report detailing the recommendations of the Overview and Scrutiny Management Board in respect of the above items that were subject to pre-decision scrutiny on 5 June 2024.