Agenda 4th October 2022

Councillors are summoned and the public are invited to attend a meeting of New Buckenham Parish Council at the Village Hall, Moat Lane ,New Buckenham on Tuesday 4th October at 7.30pm
Angela Thornton,
Clerk to the Council
28th September  2022

                              I minute silence in memory of our late Queen and to celebrate our New King


       1.Apologies: To consider apologies for absence


       2.Minutes: To approve the Minutes of the Council Meeting held on 12th July 2022 as a correct record

      3.Matters Arising: To receive reports on matters arising from the Parish Council minutes. Update on BOAT deferred from July's meeting. 


      4.Declarations of Interest: To record declarations of interests not already recorded in the current Members’ Register of Interests                and to consider requests for dispensation.

      5.Public participation: To suspend the meeting to enable public participation, including:

       a. Attendance by County Broadband representative to update on plan and progress and parish council to clarify any known       Wayleave details.

       b. District and County Councillor Report 

       c. Chair and Parish Councillor Reports-update on defibrillator and Village Gateway progress.

       d.Parishioners’ Comments & Questions


     6.Financial Matters:

        a. To receive Quarter 2 Budget Monitoring.

        b. To approve October Payments.

        c.  To review the amenities costings report, (cemetery, allotments and cricket pitch) agreeing any changes with timescales for                      implementation.

        d. Future external audits SAAA opt out

        Does the council wish to opt out of the next round of 5 year audit appointments?


     7.Planning: To consider planning applications received (available for comment)since the last meeting and to note planning decisions          notified since last meeting.


     8.Amenities: To consider any issues raised regarding the following:

       a. Grounds Maintenance to consider maintenance requirements from 2023.

       b. Closed Churchyard: Quinquennial Report

       c. Cemetery

       d. Allotments

       e. Play Area/ cricket pitch

        f. Public Footpaths

     9.Implementation of the Neighbourhood Plan

     10. Succession Planning- Carried forward from July.



The next meeting of the Parish Council will be on Tuesday 8th November 2022.