Notices of motion

Except for motions which can be moved without notice under Rule 12, and notice of a motion to remove the Leader, written notice of every motion, signed by at least one member, must be delivered to the Director of Policy and Resources (Monitoring Officer) not later than 10 days before the date of the meeting. Housing benefit and council tax support claim These will be entered in a book open to public inspection.

That council continues to register its concern with regard to the draft First TransPennine May 2014 timetable proposals, and that it supports efforts to ensure there are regular through train services between the district, Manchester and Manchester Airport as they are key to the wellbeing of our communities and our prospects for economic growth.


That this Council acknowledges that boosting small businesses and encouraging start-ups is the best option for leading our economy into a period of sustainable growth. Housing benefit form online As such, this Council joins Rory Stewart MP, Jamie Reed MP, Tim Farron MP and John Woodcock MP in formally supporting the Federation of Small Business’ campaign “Real-Life Entrepreneurs”. Housing benefit earnings threshold Specifically noting that; we call on Government to simplify the tax system and look at the feasibility of introducing targeted VAT cuts in key sectors such as tourism to kick start the economy and stimulate growth

That this Council acknowledges that boosting small business and encouraging start-ups is the best option for leading our economy into a period of sustainable growth.

As such, this Council joins Rory Stewart MP, Jamie Reed MP, Tim Farron MP and John Woodcock MP in supporting the Federation of Small Business’ campaign “Real Life Entrepreneurs”.

Specifically noting that: we call on Government to simplify the tax system and look at the feasibility of introducing targeted VAT cuts in key sectors to kick start the economy and stimulate growth.

We further call for the income tax threshold to be raised further so that no one pays income tax on less than £12,500 i.e. How do i cancel my housing benefit the full time minimum wage, in order to help low and minimum wage earners in the South Lakes and to boost demand in our local economy, to be paid for by higher taxes on the wealthy.

2. Reading housing benefit To ask the Agriculture Minister to look at the Grocery Code Adjudicator Bill and press for regulation to be used to get a fair deal for local dairy farmers.

2. Contact number housing benefit The Agriculture Minister be asked to look at the Grocery Code Adjudicator Bill and press for regulation to be available to get a fair deal for local dairy farmers.

That Council continues to register its concern with regard to the draft First Trans-Pennine Express May 2014 timetable proposals and that it supports South Cumbrian M.P.s Tim Farron and John Woodcock, the Furness Line Action Group, the Lakes Lines Rail User Group together with the community partnerships of both organisations and the local members of TravelWatch NorthWest in their efforts to ensure that there are regular through train services between the district, Manchester and Manchester Airport, as they are key to the wellbeing of our communities and to economic growth in South Lakeland.

With events such as the Kendal Mountain Film Festival, this Council recognises the significant benefit the Adventure Economy can and does bring to South Lakeland District.

As such, this Council wishes to support the application at Honister Slate Mine for a temporary zip line. Make a claim for housing benefit Even though the application site is outside South Lakeland, we believe such an application will benefit our residents economically and socially, with the additional benefit of a 12 month trial run caveat to clarify any negatives from such a development on this historically industrial site.

We recognise that as Principal Authorities abandon public conveniences, those lower tiers of Local Government that take them on should be exempted from the presently applied business rates or given an equivalent grant to compensate them for these sites. Cancelling housing benefit claim This Council wishes to lobby Government on this point.

Will this Council support the motion that whilst it accepts in principle the proposal to create three centres of excellence for Vascular Surgery to serve the whole of Cumbria and Lancashire it requires Lancaster Royal Infirmary to become one of the three rather than Preston. Housing benefit number bradford This is to ensure a reasonable location of these centres throughout the area to ensure in turn that the residents of South Lakeland and parts of Lancashire are not disadvantaged in terms of travel time and distances.

Further, that if it is claimed that Lancaster Royal Infirmary does not meet the criteria at the moment (which is arguable) then resources should be put into RLI to ensure that it does.

That this Council support the motion that whilst it accepts in principle the proposal to create three centres of excellence for vascular surgery to serve the

whole of Cumbria and Lancashire, it requires Lancaster Royal Infirmary to become one of the three. Housing and council tax benefit contact number This to ensure a reasonable location of these centres

throughout the area to ensure in turn that the residents of South Lakeland and parts of Lancashire are not disadvantaged in terms of travel time and distances.

Further that if it is claimed that Lancaster Royal Infirmary does not meet the criteria at the moment (which is arguable) then resources should be put into LRI to ensure that it does. How much housing benefit would i get This to be in support of South Lakes Health Action, Tim Farron MP, Kendal Town Council and all other parish councils for their continued efforts to achieve

That This Committee humbly requests of The Director of Policy and Resources (Monitoring Officer) that in future all meetings of This Committee be held alternatively in Windermere and Kendal.

“That this Committee humbly requests that in future all meetings of this Committee be held in either Windermere or Kendal at the discretion of the Director of Policy and Resources (Monitoring Officer).”

The Council calls on the Secretary of State for Health, Rt. When can i claim housing benefit Hon. How to apply for dss housing benefit Jeremy Hunt MP, to reconsider proposals to phase out Minimum Practice Income Guarantee (MPIG) funding for GP surgeries because of the grave threat this poses to the future viability of some GP practices in sparsely populated areas, and instructs the Council’s Chief Executive to write to the Secretary of State expressing the views of this Council and to report back as soon as a governmental response is received.

This Council registers its disgust at Cumbria County Council’s disastrous cuts of rural bus services and the removal of support for 16-19 year old school transport. Stop housing benefit claim This Council strongly condemns this proposed action and the affect it will have on hard working South Lakeland residents.

That this Council regrets the pernicious effect on vulnerable and in many cases disabled people of deductions being made from housing benefit paid to working age tenants in the social housing sector deemed to have an excess number of bedrooms in their homes; and calls on the Government to end these deductions with immediate effect.

This Council regrets the effect on vulnerable and in many cases disabled people of deductions being made from housing benefit paid to working age tenants in the social housing sector deemed to have an excess number of bedrooms in their homes; and calls on the Government to end these deductions as soon as possible.

to write to Tim Farron MP and John Woodcock MP asking them to support the Council’s position, to speak up in Parliament for more social housing and not less and to push for a genuine “one for one” replacement but not at the cost of losing more council housing; and

to write to the Minister of State for Housing, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government and the Prime Minister of Her Majesty’s Government to notify them of this Council’s opposition to these current plans and to urge them to think again.

Council believes that hate crimes are particularly corrosive as they strike at the heart of our communities, breaking them down, by making people look at one another with suspicion and mistrust.

This council will continue to ensure local bodies and programmes have the support needed to fight and prevent all forms of racism, xenophobia, sexism, ageism and homophobia.

This Council therefore instructs the Chief Executive to write to the Police & Crime Commissioner, the Chief Superintendent and the leader of Cumbria County Council giving them our support in tackling such behaviour, and requesting that they work with Council and its local partners to create an atmosphere of welcome and inclusion by:-