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Disclosure of Interest

Meeting: 06/06/2019 - Planning and Licensing Committee (Item 120)

Disclosure of Interest

To disclose the existence and nature of any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests, other Pecuniary Interests or Non-Pecuniary Interests relating to items of business on the agenda having regard to paragraphs 6-8 inclusive of the Code of Conduct for Members.

 

(Members are reminded that they are also required to disclose any such interests as soon as they become aware should the need arise throughout the meeting).

 

Minutes:

Councillor M F L Durham disclosed a non-pecuniary interest as a Member of Essex County Council in any items on the agenda relating to the County Council and particularly Agenda Item 11 – Green Essex Strategy Consultation.

 

Councillor R G Boyce declared a non-pecuniary interest in the following Agenda Items as he was the trustee of an Almshouse Association:

 

·                 Agenda Item 7 - Approval to Adopt the Lists of Local Heritage Assets for the Parishes of Althorne, Cold Norton, North Fambridge, Purleigh and Stow Maries.

 

·                 Agenda Item 8 - Approval to Consult on the Draft Lists of Local Heritage Assets for the Parishes of Heybridge, Maldon and Southminster.

 

·                 Agenda Item 9 - Amendment to Affordable Housing and Viability Supplementary Planning Document. 

 

In respect of Agenda Item 7 Councillor Boyce also declared a pecuniary interest advising that the effect upon the Almshouse Trust could have a serious financial detrimental effect and he would therefore leave the meeting when this item was considered.

 

Councillor Mrs J L Fleming disclosed a pecuniary interest in Agenda Item 7 - - Approval to Adopt the Lists of Local Heritage Assets for the Parishes of Althorne, Cold Norton, North Fambridge, Purleigh and Stow Maries as she owned property around Bush Farmhouse and would be leaving the meeting when this item of business was considered.

 

Councillor Mrs P A Channer disclosed interests in relation to the following items of business:

 

·                 Agenda Item 7 - - Approval to Adopt the Lists of Local Heritage Assets for the Parishes of Althorne, Cold Norton, North Fambridge, Purleigh and Stow Maries pecuniary interest as she was a trustee of the Henry Guilder Drake Almshouse Charity and lived opposite property belonging to the Charity.  She also advised that she had previously taken advice on this matter but was mindful of the declaration made by Councillor Boyce in respect of this item of business.  Councillor Mrs Channer also advised that Stow Maries fell within her Essex County Council division as did other items on this agenda.

 

·                 Agenda Item 8 - Approval to Consult on the Draft Lists of Local Heritage Assets for the Parishes of Heybridge, Maldon and Southminster, non-pecuniary interest as she was a trustee of the Henry Guilder Drake Almshouse Charity.

 

·                 Agenda Item 9 - Amendment to Affordable Housing and Viability Supplementary Planning Document as she was a trustee of the Henry Guilder Drake Almshouse Charity.

 

·                 Agenda Item 11 – Green Essex Strategy Consultation, non-pecuniary interest as a Member of Essex County Council.