Full Council - Tuesday, 13th February, 2024 2.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber - The Guildhall

Contact: James Harris  Email:


No. Item


Declaration of Members' Interests


To approve as a correct record the Minutes of 12 December 2023 pdf icon PDF 63 KB

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Apologies for Absence and to receive such communications as the Lord Mayor may desire to lay before the Council


Deputations from the Public under Standing Order No 24.

Deputations by members of the public may be made on any item where a decision is going to be taken. The request should be made in writing to the contact officer ( by 12 noon of the working day before the meeting (Monday 12 February for this meeting), and must include the purpose of the deputation (for example, for or against the recommendations). Email requests are accepted.



Planning Committee Membership


Councillor Darren Sanders to be appointed to the vacant Liberal Democrat seat on the committee.


Planning Committee Vice-Chairman


Following the previous Vice-Chairman stepping down from the committee, nominations are invited for the position of Planning Committee Vice-Chairman.  Upon receipt of nominations, Council is further invited to appoint to the position.


Urgent Business - To receive and consider any urgent and important business from Members of the Cabinet in accordance with Standing Order No 26.


Council Tax Premiums on Second Homes and Empty Properties pdf icon PDF 140 KB

To receive and consider the attached report from Cabinet held on 6 February 2024 (recommendation to follow)

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Portsmouth City Council - Budget & Council Tax 2024/25 & Medium Term Budget Forecast 2025/26 to 2027/28 pdf icon PDF 461 KB

To receive and consider the recommendations of the Cabinet meeting held on 6 February (to follow), the report for which is contained within the separate attached pack.

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Questions from Members under Standing Order No 17. pdf icon PDF 96 KB