Agenda and minutes

Lead Member for Resources and Climate Change - Monday, 18th September, 2023 1.00 pm

Venue: Remote Meeting via Microsoft Teams. View directions

Contact: Sophie Webb  Governance and Democracy Officer

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Decisions made by the Lead Cabinet Member on 24 July 2023 pdf icon PDF 108 KB


33.1     The Lead Member approved as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 24 July 2023.


Disclosure of Interests

Disclosure by all Members present of personal interests in matters on the agenda, the nature of any interest and whether the Members regard the interest as prejudicial under the terms of the Code of Conduct


34.1     There were none.


Urgent items

Notification of any items which the Lead Member considers urgent and proposes to take at the appropriate part of the agenda.


35.1     There were none.




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


East Sussex County Council's Modern Slavery Statement for the financial year ending 2022/2023 pdf icon PDF 222 KB

Report by the Chief Operating Officer

Additional documents:


37.1     The Deputy Leader and Lead Member considered a report by the Chief Operating Officer.




37.2     The Deputy Leader and Lead Member RESOLVED to co-sign the Modern Slavery Statement together with the Chief Executive.




37.3     Although not yet formally mandated, the government has indicated that local authorities with an annual budget of more than £36 million should comply with the requirements of section 54 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and publish a slavery and human trafficking statement. East Sussex County Council’s 2022/23 statement, as set out in Appendix 1 of the report, is designed to comply with this requirement.