Agenda and draft minutes

Venue: Hendon Town Hall, The Burroughs, London NW4 4BG

Contact: Maria Lugangira 020 8359 2761 Email: maria.lugangira@barnet.gov.uk 

Note: Public Questions and Comments must be submitted by 10am on the third working day before the meeting. The deadline for this meeting is 10am on Friday 1 September 2017. 

Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes of last meeting pdf icon PDF 59 KB

2.

Absence of Members (If any)

3.

Declaration of Members' Disclosable Pecuniary interests and Non Pecuniary interests (If any)

4.

Report of the Monitoring Officer (If any)

5.

Public Comments and Questions (If any)

6.

Members' Items (If any)

7.

Registrar's Service Fees pdf icon PDF 265 KB

    Additional documents:

    Minutes:

    The Head of Customer Strategy and Programmes introduced the report which provided the Committee with details of the proposed revised discretionary Registrar’s Service fees for marriage, civil partnership and naming ceremonies, renewal of vows, nationality and settlement checking, passport checking and European passport checking, private citizenship ceremonies and certificates for birth, death, marriage or civil partnership.

     

    Following consideration and discussion of the item the Committee agreed the recommendations. 

     

    RESOLVED - That the Committee approved the revised fees and charges as detailed in Appendix.

8.

Communities Together Network Annual Report 2016/17 pdf icon PDF 262 KB

    Additional documents:

    Minutes:

    The Strategy Officer introduced the report which provided the Committee with details of Barnet’s Communities Together Network (CTN) annual report and outlined the refreshed CTN Aims and Terms of Reference (which, following consultation and feedback from CTN steering group and network members, were endorsed at the CTN meeting on 22nd March 2016) to reflect its broadened role.

     

    Following consideration and discussion of the item the Committee agreed the recommendations. 

     

    RESOLVED - That the Committee noted The Communities Together Network Annual Report 2016/17 and approved its publication on the Council’s website.

     

9.

Corporate Grants Programme, 2017/18 - grant applications pdf icon PDF 258 KB

10.

Update on the annual strategic crime needs Assessment pdf icon PDF 365 KB

    Minutes:

    The Community Safety Manager introduced the report which provided the Committee with an update on the initial findings of the annual Community Safety Strategic Assessment. 

    Following consideration and discussion of the item the Committee agreed the recommendations. 

     

    RESOLVED –

     

    1.    That the Community Leadership Committee (CLC) noted the findings of the Community Safety Strategic Crime Needs Assessment.

    2.    That the Community Leadership Committee noted the progress made by the Safer Communities Partnership on delivering the 2016/17 objectives of the Community Safety Strategy.

     

     

     

11.

Committee Forward Work Programme pdf icon PDF 163 KB

12.

London Borough of Barnet - Prevent Forward Strategy 2017-2020 pdf icon PDF 280 KB

    Minutes:

    The Strategic Lead for Safer Communities provided the Committee with a presentation on Barnet Council’s internal Prevent Forward Strategy 2017-2020 which gave overview of the strategy and what it sets out;

    ·           The requirements of the Council to meet the statutory duty to prevent radicalisation of vulnerable adults and children and respond to the governments Prevent strategy.

     

    ·           The progress made and action taken since the introduction of the statutory duty.

     

    ·           Proposed actions to be delivered between July 2017 and July 2018.

     

    ·           Governance arrangements to ensure strategic oversight and compliance with the duty

     

    She further explained the over-riding objective of the Prevent Forward Strategy is to keep the people of Barnet safe by accurately identifying people vulnerable to being drawn into terrorism and/or violent extremism and to safeguarding children and adults by providing early intervention to protect and divert people away from being drawn into terrorist activity. 

     

    The Chairman invited discussion on the item and reminded the Committee that any specific details or questions on the Appendix A – Prevent Forward Strategy 2017-20, should be reserved for when the Committee goes into private session.

     

    Following consideration and discussion of the item the Committee agreed the recommendations.

     

    RESOLVED - That the Community Leadership Committee endorsed the objectives set out in the London Borough of Barnet Prevent Forward Strategy 2017-2020.

     

     

13.

Any item(s) the Chairman decides are urgent

14.

Motion to Exclude the Press and Public

    Minutes:

    The Committee:

     

    RESOLVED – that under Section 100A (4) of the Local Government Act 1972 the public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraph 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Act (as amended).

15.

Appendix A (exempt) - Prevent Forward Strategy 2017-2020

16.

Any other item(s) the Chairman decides are urgent