Agenda and minutes

Personnel Appeals Panel - Wednesday 20 June 2018 10.00 am

Venue: Committee Room 6 Harrow Civic Centre

Contact: Alison Atherton, Senior Professional Democratic Services  Tel: 020 8424 1266 E-mail:

No. Item


Appointment of Chair

To appoint a Chair for the purposes of this meeting.


RESOLVED:  That Councillor Councillor Kiran Ramchandani be appointed as Chair of the Personnel Appeals Panel.


Declarations of Interest

To receive declarations of disclosable pecuniary or non pecuniary interests, arising from business to be transacted at this meeting, from all Members of the Panel.


RESOLVED:  To note that there were no declarations of interests made by Members.



[Note:  Personnel Appeals Panel minutes are:-


(1)          approved following each meeting by the Members serving on that particular occasion and signed as a correct record by the Chair for that meeting;

(2)          not submitted to the next panel meeting for approval.


Reasons: The Personnel Appeals Panel is constituted from a pooled membership.  Consequently, a subsequent Panel meeting is likely to comprise a different Chair and Members who took no part in the previous meeting’s proceedings.  The process referred to at (1) above provides appropriate approval scrutiny].


(See Note at conclusion of these minutes).


Exclusion of the Press and Public

To resolve that the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following item of business, on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of confidential information in breach of an obligation of confidence, or of exempt information as defined in Part I of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972:


Agenda Item No



Description of Exempt Information


Disciplinary Appeal

Information under paragraph 1 of Part I of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972, relating to any individual.



RESOLVED:  That in accordance with Part I of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following item(s) for the reasons set out below:









Disciplinary Appeal

Information under paragraph 1 (contains information relating to any individual).




Disciplinary Appeal

(i)            Procedure for Hearing and Disciplinary Procedure (pages 5-46)


(ii)          Appellant’s Case Statement (pages 47-     )


Appendix 1 (pages   )

Appendix 2 (pages   )

Appendix 3 (pages   )

Appendix 4 (pages  )

Appendix 5 (pages   )

Appendix 6 (pages   )

Appendix 7 (pages  )

Appendix 8 (pages  )

Appendix 9 (pages  )

Appendix 10 (pages  )

Appendix 11 (pages  )

(iii)         Management’s Case Statement (pages    )


The Panel carefully considered both the written and verbal evidence provided by the appellant and management.


RESOLVED:  That the appeal be dismissed.