Decision details

Cabinet appointment to outside bodies

Decision Maker: Cabinet, Council

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To nominate Councillors for appointments to outside bodies.



1.    Nominations/appointments be made to the outside bodies as set out in Appendix 2A in accordance with the following principles:


·         All nominations are made on the basis that the nominee/appointee is a representative of Cheltenham Borough Council insofar as that is compatible with any overriding legal duty to the outside body;

·         Cabinet/the Leader reserves the right at any time to withdraw/terminate a nomination/appointment which it has made;

·         A nomination/appointment to an outside body is referred to Council for determination where consensus on that nomination/appointment cannot be achieved between the political Group Leaders.


2.    Appointments be made to joint committees as set out in Appendix 2B;


3.    The Cabinet Member responsibilities for the bodies/groups listed in Appendix 2C be noted;

Contact: Bev Thomas, Democratic Services Team Leader Email: Email: Email:

Report author: Gareth Edmundson

Publication date: 13/07/2021

Date of decision: 13/07/2021

Decided at meeting: 13/07/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 21/07/2021

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