Decisions

Use the below search options at the bottom of the page to find information regarding recent decisions that have been taken by the council’s decision making bodies.

Alternatively you can visit the officer decisions page for information on officer delegated decisions that have been taken by council officers.

Decisions published

30/07/2020 - Management of Fishing at Cwmbran Boating Lake ref: 5398    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 01/07/2020

Effective from: 30/07/2020

Decision:

To obtain approval from the Chief Officer to advertise and seek expressions of interest from local groups and negotiate the terms of an appropriate agreement for the management of fishing rights at the Boating Lake.

Wards affected: Llantarnam; Llanyrafon West;

Lead officer: Rachel Jowitt


24/06/2020 - LANDLORDS CONSENT – 77 CARDIGAN CLOSE, CROESYCEILIOG, CWMBRAN, TORFAEN ref: 5397    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 24/06/2020

Effective from: 24/06/2020

Decision:

To obtain landlords consent to apply a spar render finish to the front and rear brick elevations of the subject property

Wards affected: Croesyceiliog North;

Lead officer: Victor Mbvundula


22/06/2020 - Contract Approval - Vehicle Testing for Licensed Private Hire and Hackney Carriage Vehicles ref: 5396    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 23/06/2020

Effective from: 22/06/2020

Decision:

To seek approval to award a contract to a local MOT testing station in relation to the provision of vehicle testing for licensed Hackney Carriage and Private Hire vehicles.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Rachel Jowitt


22/06/2020 - Pontypool Indoor Market Business Plan ref: 5395    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 23/06/2020

Effective from: 22/06/2020

Decision:

To obtain approval under delegated powers to temporarily amend the Pontypool Indoor Market (PIM) Business Plan due to Covid-19

Wards affected: Pontypool;

Lead officer: Rachel Jowitt


19/06/2020 - Highway Maintenance Needs Based Capital and Welsh Government Grant Works Programme 2020/21 ref: 5394    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 23/06/2020

Effective from: 19/06/2020

Decision:

To seek approval for expenditure on the schemes included in the Council’s Highway Maintenance Needs Based and Welsh Government Grant Works Programme for 2020/21

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Rachel Jowitt


11/06/2020 - Request Honorarium Payment ref: 5392    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Social Care & Housing

Decision published: 22/06/2020

Effective from: 11/06/2020

Decision:

•Keith Rutherford, Chief Officer, Social Care and Housing, to pay an Honorarium

Lead officer: Keith Rutherford


18/06/2020 - Welsh Government Consultation on Draft Version 2 Active Travel Guidance ref: 5391    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 18/06/2020

Effective from: 18/06/2020

Decision:

Approval sought to submit the attached Torfaen response to the consultation on the draft version 2 Active Travel Guidance to Welsh Government

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Rachel Jowitt


17/06/2020 - PROPOSED NEW LEASE – UNIT 15 NORTH PONTYPOOL INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, PONTNEWYNYDD, PONTYPOOL ref: 5390    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 18/06/2020

Effective from: 17/06/2020

Decision:

To obtain approval to grant a new lease to occupy Unit 15 North Pontypool Industrial Estate, Pontnewynydd, Pontypool.

Wards affected: Pontnewynydd;

Lead officer: Victor Mbvundula


17/06/2020 - PROPOSED RENEWAL OF A GRAZING AGREEMENT (GL51) – LAND AT CHAPEL LANE, CROESYCEILIOG, CWMBRAN, TORFAEN ref: 5389    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 18/06/2020

Effective from: 17/06/2020

Decision:

To obtain approval to grant a lease, outside the security of tenure provisions of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954, on Land at Chapel Lane, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran.

Wards affected: Pontnewydd;

Lead officer: Victor Mbvundula


17/06/2020 - PROPOSED LEASE RENEWAL – UNIT 16 NORTH PONTYPOOL INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, PONTNEWYNYDD, PONTYPOOL ref: 5388    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 18/06/2020

Effective from: 17/06/2020

Decision:

To obtain approval to grant a lease renewal on Unit 16 North Pontypool Industrial Estate, Pontnewynydd, Pontypool, whilst accepting a surrender of the lease on Unit 15 North Pontypool Industrial Estate, Pontnewynydd, Pontypool.

Wards affected: Pontypool;

Lead officer: Victor Mbvundula