Register Of Interest for Cllr Louise Gooch

I, Cllr Louise Gooch, a member of East Suffolk Council, set out below under the appropriate headings my interests, which I am required to declare under the Localism Act 2011 and the Council’s Code of Conduct.

I have put “None“ where I have no such interests under any heading.

For Disclosable Pecuniary Interests (DPI's), members are required to register not only their own interests but also those of their husband or wife, civil partner or of any person with whom they are living as if husband and wife or as civil partners when such interests are known by them. In these cases the term “relevant person” is used to mean the member and any such person.

For Local Non-Pecuniary Interests (LNPI's), members are only obliged to register their own interests and do not need to include the interests of husbands/wives/civil partners or others.

DPI 1 - Any employments, office, trade, profession or vocation carried on for profit or gain.
Member Spouse/partner
Teacher of Film Studies East Norfolk Sixth Form College Church Lane Gorleston-on-sea Gt Yarmouth NR31 7BQ N/A.
 
DPI 2 - Any payment or provision of any other financial benefit (other than from the Council) made or provided within the last 12 months in respect of any expenses incurred in carrying out your duties as a member, or towards your election expenses.This includes any payment or financial benefit from a trade union within the meaning of the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992 other than from a registered political party.
Member Spouse/partner
None N/A.
 
DPI 3 - Any beneficial interest in securities of a body where:
(1) that body (to your knowledge) has a place of business or land in the area of the Council; and
(2) either-
a) the total nominal value of the securities exceeds £25,000 or one hundredth of the total issued share capital of that body; or
b) if the share capital of that body is of more than one class, the total nominal value of the shares of any one class in which the relevant person has a beneficial interest exceeds one hundredth of the total issue share capital of that class.
Member Spouse/partner
None N/A.
 
DPI 4 - A contract for goods, services or works made between the relevant party and the Council (or a body in which a relevant person has a beneficial interest) under which goods or services are to be provided or works are to be executed, and which has not been fully discharged.
Member Spouse/partner
None N/A.
 
DPI 5 - A beneficial interest in any land in the Council’s area.
Member Spouse/partner
71 Walmer Rd, Pakefield, LOWESTOFT, NR33 7LE (sole mortgaged ownership) 45 Merrifield Rd, Pakefield, LOWESTOFT, NR33 7HA (shared unmortgaged ownership) N/A.
 
DPI 6 - Any tenancy where to your knowledge the landlord is the Council and the tenant is a body in which a relevant person has a beneficial interest.
Member Spouse/partner
None N/A.
 
DPI 7 - Any licence (alone or jointly with others) to occupy land in the area of the Council for a month or longer.
Member Spouse/partner
None N/A.
 
LNPI 1 - Any body of which you are a member or in a position of general management and control either:-
a. to which you have been appointed or nominated by the Council,
b. exercising functions of a public nature,
c. directed towards charitable purposes, or
d. one of whose principal purposes includes the influence of public opinion or policy (including any political party or trade union).
Member
The Labour Party East Suffolk Council Labour Group Secretary Labour Party Animal Welfare Society (subscriber) The Fabian Society (member only) East Suffolk Travel Association (committee member and TUC representative) Pakefield Poors Land Charity (representative of former WDC) The Co-operative Society, Anglia (member only) National Education Union (member only) Trades Union Council (Waveney) The Marina Theatre, Lowestoft (registered 'Friend of/Privilege card holder') Pakefield High School Parents', Teachers' and Friends' Association (member) Medicins Sans Frontieres (registered supporter only) The Royal National Lifeboat Institute (registered supporter) Guide Dogs for the Blind (registered supporter) Suffolk Wildlife Trust (member only) Greenpeace (member only) Redwings (registered supporter only) The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (member only) The Vegan Society (member only) Animal Justice Project (member) Cruelty Free International (member) Plastic Action Champion Green Print Forum (volunteer) Nuclear Free Local Authorities (newsletter subscriber) Together Against Sizewell C (newsletter subscriber) Blackwater Against New Nuclear Group (newsletter subscriber) The Guardian (registered member) Keep Our NHS Public
 
LNPI 2 - The name of any person from whom you have received a gift or hospitality with an estimated value of at least £25.
Member
Nothing 2021
 
I, Cllr Louise Gooch, acknowledge that it may be an offence under the Localism Act 2011 to:-

1) omit information that ought 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 after my re-election or reappointment or to fail to declare a disclosable pecuniary interest that I acquire after the date of this notice and have to declare under the provisions of s.31 (2) Localism Act 2011.

I also acknowledge that it may be a breach of the Code of Conduct to:-
1) omit information that ought to be given in this notice;
2) provide information that is materially false or misleading;
3) fail to provide notification to the District Council’s Monitoring Officer of any change in my interests contained in this notice within 28 days of my becoming aware of such change of circumstances.

By clicking submit, I acknowledge/agree to the above statements

Dated: 01 January 2022