Officer Decisions

Officers exercise delegated decision making powers in respect of both non-executive and executive functions of the Council.

The present Scheme of Delegation from the Leader of the Council, which sets out how executive functions will be discharged, provides for delegated decision making by officers. Appendix 9 of the Constitution sets out the non-executive functions delegated to officers. All executive functions, other than those reserved by Cabinet, may be discharged by officers.

The Chief Executive and Strategic Directors of the Council have established their own sub-schemes of delegation detailing which and how both non-executive and executive functions will be discharged on behalf of the authority.

Decision records for the discharge of functions by officers are published below. These decision records set out the following information:-

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Officer Decisions
Title Date Effective from Call-ins
New build housing development off Swinston Hill Road, Dinnington. Introduction of 20mph zone ref: 159920/11/202320/11/2023Not for call-in
Revenues and Benefits System - Proposed Hosted Solution ref: 159609/11/202309/11/2023Not for call-in
Emergency Accommodation for households affected by the recent floods ref: 159514/11/202314/11/2023Not for call-in
Housing Allocation Policy for former and current persons serving in the regular and reserve Armed Forces with urgent housing needs. ref: 159307/11/202307/11/2023Not for call-in
Approval to enter into contract with Redrow Homes to purchase 22 new homes from the Poppyfields development in Ravenfield. ref: 159013/11/202313/11/2023Not for call-in
Household Support Fund - provision to make adjustments to allocations ref: 159413/11/202313/11/2023Not for call-in
Decision to fly the Trans flag at Rotherham Town Hall to raise awareness and to support Transgender Day of Remembrance on 20 November 2023. ref: 159208/11/202308/11/2023Not for call-in
Acceptance of Transforming Cities Fund Grant: Forge Island Bridge ref: 159127/10/202327/10/2023Not for call-in