Virtual meeting, Cabinet - Wednesday, 30th September, 2020 6.00 pm

Venue: Online via the Zoom App

Contact: Amanda Coombes, Democratic Services Officer  01395 517543 or email

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Public speaking


Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 217 KB




Declarations of interest

Guidance is available online to Councillors and co-opted members on making declarations of interest


Matters of urgency

Information on matters of urgency is available online


Confidential/exempt item(s)

To agree any items to be dealt with after the public (including the Press) have been excluded. Thereare no itemswhich officersrecommendshould be dealtwithin thisway.


Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 205 KB


Minutes of Scrutiny Committee held on 21 May 2020 pdf icon PDF 181 KB


Minutes of Community Grant Panel held on 1 September 2020 pdf icon PDF 148 KB


Minutes of Strata Joint Scrutiny Committee held on 8 September 2020 pdf icon PDF 240 KB


Minutes of Budget Setting and Capital Allocation Panel held on 16 September 2020 pdf icon PDF 132 KB

Matters for Decision - Key Decisions


Exeter & East Devon Enterprise Zone pdf icon PDF 957 KB

To provide an updated on the financial position of the Enterprise Zone and seek approval for additional borrowing against future ring fenced business rate income.  The additional borrowing will allow further investment in supporting delivery of new commercial space and jobs in the Enterprise Zone, supporting recovery from Covid 19 and providing opportunities for green growth. 


COVID-19 Recovery planning pdf icon PDF 557 KB

This report outlines the work that has and is being progressed to produce a cohesive approach to East Devon DC’s recovery planning as the district emerges from the Response stage of Covid-19. 


Towards Zero Carbon Development in the West End pdf icon PDF 365 KB

To set out the key issues associated with achieving large scale zero carbon development in the West End of the District. To provide an overview of the results of a recently completed feasibility study and to seek endorsement for the principle of submitting a funding application to the Heat Network Investment Programme.


Nature Recovery Networks & Re-Wilding projects pdf icon PDF 398 KB

This report promotes the wider coverage of nature recovery networks and re-wilding projects, building on the work undertaken already in some of our green spaces. It takes the form of a review document with a series of recommendations to form a policy on nature recovery networks and re-wilding activity.

Additional documents:

Matters for Decision


Financial Strategy 2021 - 2031 pdf icon PDF 264 KB

Additional documents:


Revenue and Capital Outturn Report 2019-2020 pdf icon PDF 331 KB

During 2019/20 budget monitoring reports have informed members of budget variations and the anticipated year-end financial position. This report contains the final position for the year and compares this outturn position against the budgets set.


Financial Monitoring Report 2020/21 pdf icon PDF 295 KB

This report gives a summary of the Council’s overall financial position for 2020/21 at the end of month five (31 August 2020).


Exeter Airport pdf icon PDF 271 KB

This report provides an overview of the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the operation of Exeter Airport and sets out a package of support for the Airport.




Member Champions pdf icon PDF 206 KB

For members to consider the possibility of the reintroduction of a small number of Member Champions.


Complaints to the Ombudsman during 2019/20 pdf icon PDF 253 KB

This report provides information on complaints referred to and decided by the Local Government and Housing Ombudsman during 2019/20.


Protocol for Members Advisory Panels on Planning Matters update pdf icon PDF 307 KB

The report seeks to review the protocol for Members Advisory Panels on planning matters to ensure that the protocol is up to date and reflects good practice.



Leader's annual report on urgent executive decisions

There were no urgent key decisions taken in the last year.