Lead Member for Resources and Climate Change


DECISIONS made by the Lead Member for Resources and Climate Change, Councillor Nick Bennett, on 24 January 2023 Via MS Teams




64.         Decisions made by the Lead Cabinet Member on 13 December 2022


64.1     The Lead Member approved as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 13 December 2022.




65.         Disclosure of Interests


65.1     There were none.




66.         Urgent items


66.1     There were none.




67.         Reports


67.1     Reports referred to in the minutes below are contained in the minute book.




68.         Corporate Office Estate New lease


68.1     The Lead Member considered a report by the Chief Operating Officer.




68.2     The Lead Member RESOLVED to:


1) approve the proposed ‘agreement for a lease’ and new lease terms of St Mark’s House, Eastbourne; and


2) delegate authority to the Chief Operating Officer to approve the final lease negotiations; the signing and completion by the Council of the lease to the Property; any agreement for lease and related documentation; to take any other actions considered appropriate to give effect to the above to secure best value in accordance with the Local Government Act 1999.




68.3     To allow for continuation of corporate use of St Mark’s House for the Children's Services Department and their partnerships.