Report of the Head of Legal, HR and Democratic Services seeking the delegation of authority to the Head of Legal, HR and Democratic Services to act in matters relating to the licensing of scrap metal dealers, attached.
DECISION MADE: (Ref: CAB 13/14 11451)
On consideration of the report of the Leader of the Council, Cabinet agreed the following:
(i) To delegate to the Head of Legal, HR and Democratic Services:
· the administration and enforcement of the function and;
· the power to request further information of applicants (paragraph 4, schedule 1);
· to determine applications (including refusal), revoke licences or to impose conditions under section 3(8);
the power to issue or cancel a closure notice for unlicensed sites, and, where appropriate, to apply for closure orders (schedule 2) and take such other action in this respect as may be required.