That it be submitted to Policy and Resources Committee that the
proposed budget reduction of £45,000 within planning policy
for 2017/18 is not supported, as it is believed that to make this
cut would lead to a reduction in the service to a level of
deterioration which would be unacceptable. It is therefore
requested that alternative areas for savings be considered.
That further comment on future years be
deferred for consideration following the results of the planning