FORM OF GENERAL NOTICE
Register of Members’ Interests - 2009/10
General Notice of Registrable Interests
I, Stephen Allison, a member of the Hartlepool Borough Council, give notice that I have set out below under the appropriate headings my interests which I am required to declare in accordance with the Council’s approved Code of Conduct for Councillors and Co-opted Members as set out in Part 5 of the Council’s Constitution.
1) EMPLOYMENT, OFFICE, TRADE, PROFESSION OR VOCATION
a) Every Employment, office, trade, profession or vocation that you declare for income tax purposes;
Hartlepool Borough Councillor.
b) Give a short description of the activity concerned: for example “Computer Operator” or “Accountant”
Carrying out work for a range of clients in public and private sector advising on quality systems, operational management issues and undertaking specific projects as instructed. Management of property in the private and commercial rental sector. Representing St.Hilda Ward as an elected Member of Hartlepool Borough Council.
c) Employee should give the name of their employer. If employed by a company, give the name of the company paying your wages or salary, not that of the ultimate holding company;
Self Employed. Registered Office 13 Beaconsfield Square,
Hartlepool TS24 0PA.
d) Where you hold an office give the name of the person or body which appointed you. In the case of a public office this will be the authority that pays you;
e) If you are a partner in a firm, give the name of the firm;
f) If you are a remunerated Director, give the name of the organisation;
You should declare the name of any person who has made any payments to you in the last year towards your expenses as a Councillor or towards your election expenses. You do not need to declare the amounts of any payments: only the name of the person nor body making them.
3) CONTRACTS WITH THE AUTHORITY
a) You should describe all contracts, of which you are aware, which are not fully discharged, and which are;
(i) Contracts for the supply of goods, services or works to the authority or on the authority’s behalf, and
(ii) Between the authority of which you are a member, and either yourself or a company in which you have a beneficial interest or of which you are a Director;
b) You need not say what the financial arrangements are but should say for how long the contract is;
4) LAND IN THE AREA OF THE AUTHORITY
a) You should include any land in the area of the authority in which you have a beneficial interest (that is, in which you have some proprietary interests for your own benefit). You should give the address or a brief description to identify it. If you live in the authority’s area you should include your home under this heading as owner, lessee or tenant.
b) You should include any property from which you receive rent, or of which you are the mortgagee;
1 off 3 Bedroom House, Owton Manor Area.
2 off 1 Bedroom Flats, Murray Street Area.
1 off 3 Bed roomed House, Town Centre Area.
1 off 1 Bedroom Flat, Hart Lane Area.
1 off Commercial Shop Unit, Hart Lane Area .
2 off 1 Bedroom Flats, Town Centre Area.
c) “Land” includes any buildings or parts of buildings;
5) LICENCES TO OCCUPY LAND
a) You should include land in the area of the authority which you have a right to occupy, but neither own nor have a tenancy of. You should give the address or a brief description to identify it.
b) “Land” includes any buildings or parts of buildings.
Parts of a four bed roomed house on Headland which I occupy as a part time resident and use as my full time business address.
6) CORPORATE TENANCIES
You should list any tenancies of a property of which you are aware where the landlord is the authority of which you are a member, and the tenant is a company in which you have a beneficial interests, or of which you are a director.
7) INTERESTS IN COMPANIES AND SECURITIES
a) You should list the names of any companies, industrial anmd provident societies, co-operative societies, or other bodies corporate that (to your knowledge) are active in the authority’s area and in which you have a substantial interests. You need not show the extent of your interest;
b) You have a substantial interest if you own shares or other securities in the company with a nominal value of more than £25,000 or more than 1/100th of the issued shares or securities. If there are several classes of shares or securities, the fraction 1/100th applies to any of these classes. These limits also apply to deposits with industrial or provident societies, and co-operative societies;
Zurich Assurance Mixed Investment Bond,
GEC/Marconi Pension Fund,
National Grid Ordinary Share Account,
Sun Life of Canada Pension Fund.
c) A company or body corporate is active in the authority’s area if it has land or a place of business in that area;
Newcastle Building Society Cash ISA,
Darlington Building Society Instant Saver Account,
d) The requirement covers shares and securities held in the name of other people in which you have a beneficial interest;
8) OTHER INTERESTS
You should give the names of any bodies of which you are a member, or are in a position of general control or management and are within the following categories;
a) A body to which you are appointed by the authority to be its representative;
Heugh Battery Trust.
b) A public authority or body exercising functions of a public nature;
North East Ambulance Trust,
Hartlepool Sixth Form College.
c) A company, industrial and provident society, charity, or body directed to charitable purposes;
Tall Ships Youth Trust.
Friends of the HMs Trincomalee.
d) A body whose principle purposes include the influence of public opinion or policy, and a trade union or professional association;
Association of Manufacturing Managers,
Better Off Out Campaign,
British Sub-Aqua Club,
Cleveland Bee Keepers Association,
Convocation of the Senate of London University,
Country Landowners Association,
Fellowship of the University of Cranfield,
United Kingdom Independence Party.
I recognise it can be a criminal offense to:
(1) Omit information that aught to be given in this notice;
(2) Provide information that is materially false or misleading;
(3) Fail to give further notices in order to - bring up to date information given in this notice – declare an interest I acquire after the date of this notice and have to declare.
Signed: Stephen Allison
Date: 14th August 2009