Decision details

Gypsy, Roma, and Traveller Visits - Scrutiny Task and Finish Group Report

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


(1) That the recommendations of the Scrutiny Committee Task & Finish Group be noted.


(2) That in response to the recommendations of the Task & Finish Group, the Corporate Director, Place be directed to:


a.    Investigate in more detail the siting of temporary toilet provision at encampments

b.    Investigate suitable consultees on Gypsy, Roma and Traveller issues within the Local Plan

c.    Explore the feasibility of providing a Temporary Stopping Place within the Borough and provide a further report on the matter by December 2022

Reasons for the decision:

To respond fully to the recommendations of the Scrutiny Committee.

Alternative options considered:

To choose not to explore the issues in more detail.

Publication date: 21/06/2022

Date of decision: 20/06/2022

Decided at meeting: 20/06/2022 - Executive

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