Venue: Herefordshire Council Offices, Plough Lane, Hereford, HR4 0LE

Contact: Samantha Walmsley, Democratic Services Officer 

Link: Watch this meeting on the Herefordshire Council YouTube Channel

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Public access to information and attendance at meetings pdf icon PDF 208 KB

Guide to Cabinet pdf icon PDF 126 KB

The Nolan Principles pdf icon PDF 14 KB



To receive any apologies for absence.



To receive declarations of interests in respect of Table A or Table B or Other Interests from members of the committee in respect of items on the agenda.


MINUTES pdf icon PDF 1 MB

To approve and sign the minutes of the meeting held on 28 March 2024 and 25 April 2024.


Minutes of 25 April 2024 to follow. 

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How to submit questions

The deadline for submission of questions for this meeting is:


5pm on 10 May 2024.


Questions must be submitted to Questions sent to any other address may not be accepted.


Accepted questions and the response to them will be published as a supplement to the agenda papers prior to the meeting. Further information and guidance is available at



Questions from members of the public pdf icon PDF 373 KB

To receive questions from members of the public.



Questions from councillors pdf icon PDF 82 KB

To receive questions from councillors.



Reports from Scrutiny Committees

To receive reports from the Council’s scrutiny committees on any recommendations to the Cabinet arising from recent scrutiny committee meetings.


One report:

·        Children and Young People Scrutiny Committee: Fostering services


Recommendations of the Children and Young People Scrutiny Committee: Fostering services pdf icon PDF 220 KB


The purpose of this report is to notify the Cabinet of the recommendations from the Children and Young People Scrutiny Committee, made at its meeting on 7 May 2024, and to request a response from the executive

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Herefordshire Council Plan 2024-2028 pdf icon PDF 234 KB

The council’s constitution requires Cabinet to make recommendations to council in respect of budget and policy framework items; the Herefordshire Council Plan forms part of this framework.


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Quarter 4 Budget Report pdf icon PDF 425 KB

To report the provisional financial outturn position for 2023/24 for revenue and capital budgets, subject to external audit.  The 2023/24 outturn shows a net overspend of £8.7 million after the use of reserves and recovery plan actions.


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Quarter 4 Performance Report pdf icon PDF 239 KB

To review performance for Q4 2023/24 and to report the performance position across all Directorates for this period.


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