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To receive any apologies for absence.
It was noted that an apology for absence had been received from Councillor C A Vinson.
To receive any declarations of interest from Members in respect of business to be transacted on the agenda.
There were no declarations of interest.
The decisions of the meetings of the Cabinet held on 5 December 2022 numbered CAB 59 to CAB 61 and CAB 62 to CAB 74 respectively (inclusive) are attached.
It was agreed that the decisions of the meeting held on 5 December 2022, as detailed in decision numbers CAB 62 to CAB 74, be approved as a correct record and signed by the Chairman.
To consider the attached report of the Strategic Director (Corporate and Regulatory).
Responsibility: Portfolio Holder for Transport, Licensing and Regulatory Services
It was agreed that external contractors be utilised to provide an environmental enforcement service in relation to litter and dog fouling offences.
To consider the attached report of the Strategic Director (Finance and Housing).
Responsibility: Portfolio Holder for Social Housing, Port Health, Skills and Education
It was agreed:
(a) That the suspension of the housing register for a period of one month so that the new housing options IT system can be implemented in Dover and across Kent be approved.
(b) That authority be delegated to the Strategic Director (Finance and Housing), in consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Social Housing, Port Health, Skills and Education, to make future decisions, should the date for suspension of the register need to be any later than 1 June 2023.