Register of interests

Councillor Dr Kumar

This register of interests was published on Thursday, 6th February, 2020, 6.45 pm.

I, Councillor Dr Kumar a Member/Co-opted Member of Bath and North East Somerset Council (The Council) give notice that

1. You should disclose any employment, office, trade, profession or vocation carried on for profit or gain, including the name of any person or body who employs or has appointed you.
Employment, Office, Trade, Profession or Vocation
I serve (Full-time) at the University of Bath (Course Director) and my wife Mrs. Taniya Deb (part-time; 30 hours a week), serves for BaNES council.
2. You should declare 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 expenses incurred by you in carrying out your duties as a member, or towards your election expenses.
My election Agent would give detail about the recent election expenses
3. You should declare any current undischarged contract made between you, or a body in which you have a beneficial interest, and the Council under which goods or services are to be provided or works are to be executed.
4. You should declare any beneficial interest in land located with the Council’s area (excluding any easement, or right in or over land which does not carry the right to occupy or receive income).
45, Roundhill Grove, Bath, BA2 1JT (Jointly owned by me and my wife on 50% equity to both of us): This is our residential property. Both of us are mortgagee too.
8, Bardford Park, BA2 5PR (My wife, Taniya Deb has 90% equity while I have 10% equity). This used to be our residential property but now it is rented and both of us are mortgagee as well.
5. You should detail any licence (alone or jointly with others) to occupy land in the Council’s area for a month or longer.
6. You should detail any tenancy where to your knowledge, the Council is the landlord and the tenant is a body in which you have a beneficial interest.
Corporate Tenancies
7. You should detail any beneficial interest in securities of a body which has to your knowledge a place of business or land in the Council’s area and either the total nominal value of the securities exceeds £25,000 or one hundredth of the total issued share capital, or one hundredth of the total issued share capital of any class of shares issued.
8. You must reveal the name of any person or organisation from whom you have received a gift or hospitality with an estimated value of at least £25 which you have received in your capacity as a member of the Council.
Date of receipt of Gift/Hospitality | Name of Donor Reason and Nature of Gift/Hospitality
August 2019 - Kaposvar Local Government Part of the Mayoral delegation to Kaposvar on behalf of the Charter Trustees
9. I understand that I must, within 28 days of becoming aware of any new or change in the above interests, including any change in relation to a sensitive interest, provide written notification there of to the Council’s Monitoring Officer.
Changes to Registered Interests