1) the externalisation of the Council’s Planning and Building Control Services be approved;
2) the contract be entered into with Capita; and
3) the Deputy Chief Executive be authorised, in consultation with the Business Transformation and Planning and the Environment Portfolio Holders:
a) to make minor amendments to the agreement to finally resolve any outstanding matters of detail as follows:
b) to execute the agreement on behalf of the authority; and
c) to take such steps as required to implement the agreement, including specifying the date of commencement of the contract.