Decision details

Partnership Working in Darlington

Decision Maker: Assistant Director Law and Governance

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Consequential amendments to the constitution in light of the Council no longer having a Sustainable Community Strategy

At the Cabinet meeting of 1 June 2021 it was agreed that as a result of a change in circumstances the Sustainable Community Strategy (SCS) will cease to be used as a strategic lead for the Borough. It was further agreed that amendments to the constitution reflecting this change would need to be made and Luke Swinhoe, Assistant Director, Law and Governance was delegated to make these changes.
Implementation Date
1 June 2021


That authority be delegated to the Assistant Director, Law and Governance to make consequential amendments to the constitution.
Reasons for the Decision(s)
The new approach requires amendments to the constitution with regard to the removal of the Sustainable Community Strategy from it.

Alternative options considered:

A paper considered at Cabinet explored other options.

Publication date: 12/10/2021

Date of decision: 01/06/2021