Decision details

Adoption of the Revised Statement of Community Involvement (SCI)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No




(1)           That Cabinet approved the Officer responses to the representations received to the public consultation on the Draft Revised Statement of Community Involvement (SCI), as set out in the Consultation Statement in Appendix 1 to the report.


(2)           That Cabinet adopted and brought into effect the Revised Statement of Community Involvement (SCI) in Appendix 2 to the report to replace the current SCI (2014).


REASONS FOR DECISION To formalise the Council’s response to the comments received during the consultation on the draft SCI, and to enable the document to be formally adopted as the Council’s Statement of Community Involvement.


OTHER OPTIONS CONSIDERED AND REJECTED – The preparation of a Statement of Community Involvement and its review every five years from its adoption date is a statutory requirement and there are no reasonable alternative options.


Please note that this was not a Key Decision so can be implemented by officers with immediate effect.

Report author: Helen Fairfax

Publication date: 30/06/2023

Date of decision: 29/06/2023

Decided at meeting: 29/06/2023 - Cabinet

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