Communities Scrutiny Committee - Wednesday, 20th September, 2023 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber, District Council Offices, 2013 Mill Lane, Wingerworth, Chesterfield S42 6NG.

Contact: Tom Scott  01246 217045

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Apologies for Absence


Declarations of Interest

Members are requested to declare the existence and nature of any disclosable pecuniary interests and/or other interests, not already on their register of interests, in any item on the agenda and withdraw from the meeting at the appropriate time.


Notes of the Informal Meeting pdf icon PDF 198 KB

To endorse the notes of the Informal Communities Scrutiny Committee held on 14 July 2023.


The Council Tax Premium on Empty Homes Policy

Discussion on the Council Premium and Empty Homes Policy with the Director of Finance and Resources and Section 151 Officer


The Problem of Damp and Mould

Presentation and Discussion with the Managing Director – Rykneld Homes Limited


Legislative Changes affecting the Housing Service

Presentation and Discussion on Legislative Changes affecting the Housing Service


Forward Plan of Executive Decisions pdf icon PDF 241 KB

To consider the Forward Plan of forthcoming Cabinet Decisions.


Work Programme

To consider future items for the Committee’s Work Programme.


(Governance Scrutiny Support)


Additional Urgent Items

To consider any other matter which the Chair of the Committee is of the opinion should be considered as a matter of urgency.


Date of Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Communities Scrutiny Committee is scheduled to take place on 15 November 2023 at 10.00 am.