Decision details

Climate Change Action Plan update

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


A report detailing progress against the Climate Change Action Plan, updates to the Plan, and setting out priority activity for 2022/23.


The subject of the decision


The Chair of the Climate Change Group submitted a report to provide members with an updated Climate Change Action Plan.


Councillor M Fitzgerald moved the recommendations as per the report; this was seconded by Councillor M Johnson. The motion was unanimously agreed.


Alternative options considered


Not to approve the amended Action Plan or to make further amendments.


The reason for the decision


The Climate Change Action Plan as agreed by Council on 21 April 2021 had been updated.


The decision




That –


1.  The progress being made and the updates proposed to the Action Plan to address Climate Change as presented at Appendix A of the report be noted;

2.  The objectives and targets identified for 2022/23 as presented at Appendix B of the report be approved;

3.  The Executive approved that minor changes could be agreed by the Climate Change Advisory Group in consultation with the Portfolio Holder before the next annual update; and any major changes be submitted to the Executive for approval.


Report author: Alex FitzGerald

Publication date: 24/06/2022

Date of decision: 22/06/2022

Decided at meeting: 22/06/2022 - Executive

Effective from: 05/07/2022

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