Declarations of Interest
To provide an opportunity for Members and Officers to declare any disclosable pecuniary and non-pecuniary interests in any item on the agenda.
The Mayor advised Members that they did not have to declare an interest as a Council Tax payer, or as a member of a parish council, on the item of business relating to the Council Tax, as there was a dispensation in place which removed this requirement.
With reference to item 13 – Election of Mayor and Deputy Mayor for the 2019/20 Civic Year, Cllr Liz Durham declared a non pecuniary interest as being the person to be designated as Mayor and it was noted that she would leave the Chamber during consideration of this matter.
The Leader of the Council declared that she was a member of the Cheshire and Warrington LEP.