Decision details

Appointment of Representative to South Lakes Housing

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes




Further to Councillor Rupert Audland’s recent resignation from the Board, consideration was given to the appointment of a representative to South Lakes Housing to the end of their term on South Lakeland District Council.  The Deputy Leader and Housing and Innovation Portfolio Holder informed Members that Councillor Susanne Long had been identified as meeting the key criteria required by the Board.  He added that any appointment made by the Council would need, subsequently, to be ratified by the Board.




RESOLVED – That Councillor Susanne Long be appointed as the Council’s representative to South Lakes Housing, until the end of her term on South Lakeland District Council.


Reasons for Decision


Appointments to Outside Bodies assist in the delivery of the Council Plan through partnership working.


Alternative Options Considered and Rejected


Not to make appointments, which could affect the Council’s ability to influence partners on important strategic issues.

Publication date: 26/06/2020

Date of decision: 24/06/2020

Decided at meeting: 24/06/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 06/07/2020

Current call-in Count: 0