Issue - meetings

Declarations of Interest

Meeting: 20/10/2021 - Planning Committee (Item 37)

Declarations of Interest

Members are requested at a meeting where a disclosable pecuniary interest or personal interest arises, which is not already included in their Register of Members' Interests, todeclare any interests that relate to an item on the agenda.


Where a Member discloses a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest, he/she must withdraw from the meeting by switching their camera and microphone off during the whole consideration of any item of business in which he/she has an interest, except where he/she is permitted to remain as a result of a grant of a dispensation.


Where a Member discloses a personal interest he/she must seek advice from the Monitoring Officer or staff member representing the Monitoring Officer by 12 Noon the day before the meeting to determine whether the Member should withdraw from the meeting room, during the whole consideration of any item of business in which he/she has an interest or whether the Member can remain in the meeting or remain in the meeting and vote on the relevant decision.


In accordance with Paragraph 9 of the Council’s Code of Conduct, the following declarations of personal interest were made and the Member and officer concerned left the room during the consideration of the items:



Minute No.

Nature of Interest

Mr. N. Kennard

Minute No. 43 DC/2021/02152 - 15 Harbury Avenue, Ainsdale





Councillor Corcoran

Minute No. 45 DC/2021/00124 - Land at Town Lane Kew, Southport

Had previously discussed the application with residents in the area.