Decision details

Notice of Motion - Traveller Community

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


At the meeting of Council held on 14th December 2017, Members received a notice of motion calling on the Council to support a number of courses of action in relation to the traveller community.


This had been proposed by Councillor Ware-Lane and seconded by Councillor Borton.




1.  That parts 1-4 of the motion be supported.


2.  That in respect of part 5 of the motion it be noted that the most recent “Gypsy, Traveller and Travelling Showpeople Accommodation Assessment” found that there is no current or future need and therefore no action is required .


Reason for Decision


To respond to the notice of motion.


Other Options




Note:- This is an Executive Function

Eligible for call-in to Place Scrutiny Committee

Executive Councillor:- Flewitt

Publication date: 12/01/2018

Date of decision: 09/01/2018

Decided at meeting: 09/01/2018 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/01/2018

This decision has been called in by:

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