Agenda and draft minutes

Executive Board Member Decisions Meeting for the Leader
Wednesday, 3rd April, 2019 10.00 am

Venue: Leader's Office - County Hall, Carmarthen. SA31 1JP.. View directions

Contact: Emma Bryer  01267 224029

Items
No. Item

1.

DECLARATION OF PERSONAL INTEREST

Minutes:

There were no declarations of personal interests.

2.

TO SIGN AS CORRECT RECORD OF THE DECISION RECORD OF THE MEETING HELD ON 14TH MARCH, 2019 pdf icon PDF 104 KB

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the decision record of the meeting held on the 14th March, 2019 be signed as a correct record.

 

3.

REPORTS NOT FOR PUBLICATION

FOLLOWING CONSIDERATION OF ALL THE CIRCUMSTANCES OF THE CASE AND FOLLOWING THE APPLICATION OF THE PUBLIC INTEREST TEST THE EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBER MAY CONSIDER THAT THE FOLLOWING ITEM IS NOT FOR PUBLICATION AS IT CONTAINS EXEMPT INFORMATION AS DEFINED IN PARAGRAPH 14 OF PART 4 OF SCHEDULE 12A TO THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 1972 AS AMENDED BY THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT (ACCESS TO INFORMATION) (VARIATION) (WALES) ORDER 2007.

Minutes:

RESOLVED pursuant to The Local Government Act 1972 as, amended by The Local Government (Access to Information) (Variation) (Wales) Order 2007 that the following items were not for publication as the reports contained exempt information as defined in Paragraph 14 of Part 4 of Schedule 12A to the Act.

4.

AMMANFORD REGENERATION DEVELOPMENT FUND & LLANELLI & AMMANFORD TOWN CENTRE LOAN

Minutes:

Following the application of the public interest test it was RESOLVED pursuant to the Act referred to in minute no. 5 above not to publicise the content of the report as it contained exempt information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the Authority holding that information) (Paragraph 14 of Part 4 of Schedule 12A to the Act).

 

The public interest test in this matter related to the fact that the report contained detailed information about the business and financial affairs and ambitions of the applicants. In this case, the public interest in transparency and accountability is outweighed by the public interest in maintaining confidentiality, as disclosure of this information would be likely to damage the applicants at this stage.

 

The Executive Board Member considered applications for assistance from the Ammanford Regeneration Development Fund and the Llanelli and Ammanford Town Centre Loan.

 

RESOLVED that the following applications for assistance from theAmmanford Regeneration Development Fund and the Llanelli and Ammanford Town Centre Loan be approved subject to the usual terms and conditions and those specified in the report:

 

Ammanford Regeneration Development Fund

Application Ref

Applicant

Award

ARDF 03

Dolawen Cyf – Kings Diner

£65,118.26

 

Llanelli & Ammanford Town Centre Loan

Applicant

Award

Darkin Architects

£167,489.32

 

5.

CARMARTHENSHIRE BUSINESS START UP/BUSINESS GROWTH FUND

Minutes:

Following the application of the public interest test it was RESOLVED pursuant to the Act referred to in minute no. 5 above not to publicise the content of the report as it contained exempt information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the Authority holding that information) (Paragraph 14 of Part 4 of Schedule 12A to the Act).

 

The public interest test in this matter related to the fact that the report contained detailed information about the business and financial affairs and ambitions of the applicants. In this case, the public interest in transparency and accountability is outweighed by the public interest in maintaining confidentiality, as disclosure of this information would be likely to damage the applicants at this stage.

 

Further to minute 2 of the meeting held on the 19th February 2018 the Executive Board Member considered applications for assistance from the Carmarthenshire Business Start-Up Fund and Carmarthenshire Business Growth Fund. The priority of both funds was to support the creation of jobs and new businesses within the County.

 

RESOLVED that the following applications for assistance from the Carmarthenshire Business Start-Up Fund and Carmarthenshire Business Growth Fund be approved subject to the usual terms and conditions and those specified in the report:

 

Carmarthenshire Business Start-Up Fund

Application Ref

Applicant

Award

SUF8

Halo Property

£1,227.98

SUF46

Turatto Pest Control Environmental 

£4,291.65

 

Carmarthenshire Business Growth Fund

Application Ref

Applicant

Award

GF 11

Emerge Advertising

£7,245.10

GF 79

Cwm Engineering

£10,000

GF 86

Ferm Cilgwenyn

£10,000

GF 82

C Emb Print

£4,884.50