Tyne and Wear Trading Standards Joint Committee
Thursday, 8th July, 2021 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber - Civic Centre

Contact: Sonia Stewart 

No. Item


Appointment of Chair

The Committee is requested to appoint a Chair for the 2021/2022 Municipal Year.


Appointment of Vice-Chair

The Committee is requested to appoint a Vice-Chair for the 2021/22 Municpal Year.


Constitution of the Committee

The Committee is asked to note the Constitution of the Committee for the 2021/22 Municipal Year.








Gateshead Council

Councillor K Dodds

Councillor D Bradford


Councillor T Graham

Councillor S Hawkins


Councillor I Patterson

Councillor J McElroy







North Tyneside Council

Councillor S Graham

Councillor P Oliver


Councillor J Hunter

Councillor L Bell


Councillor J O’Shea

Councillor S Phillips


Councillor T Mulvenna

Councillor P Richardson




Sunderland City Council

Councillor C Rowntree

Councillor P Gibson


Councillor P Walker

Councillor D MacKnight


Councillor J Fletcher

Councillor D Snowdon


Councillor J Heron

Councillor M Walker




South Tyneside Council

Councillor S Dean



Councillor J Keegan



Councillor A Donaldson



Councillor N Dick



Councillor R Porthouse





Newcastle City Council

Councillor L Hobson

Councillor A Lower


Councillor L Wright



Councillor M Lowson



Councillor P Lovatt




Apologies for Absence


Minutes pdf icon PDF 289 KB

The Joint Committee is asked to approve as a correct record the minutes of the previous meeting.


Provisional Outturn as at 31 March 2021 pdf icon PDF 571 KB

Report of the Strategic Director, Corporate Resources


Update on the Response to Rogue Door to Door Fish Sellers pdf icon PDF 195 KB

Report of the Service Director, Economy, Innovation and Growth


Update on the National Audit Officer Report: Protecting Consumers from Unsafe Products pdf icon PDF 150 KB

Report of the Service Director, Economy, Innovation and Growth


Update on the Results of a Regional Survey on Trading Standards Staffing

Report Withdrawn


Report and Statistical Return for the Quarter Ending June 2021 pdf icon PDF 121 KB

Report of the Service Director, Economy, Innovation and Growth