Overview and Scrutiny Committee 1 - Tuesday, 26th September, 2023 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber, Forde House, Brunel Road, Newton Abbot, TQ12 4XX. View directions

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Minutes pdf icon PDF 67 KB

To approve as a correct record the Minutes of the last meeting

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Declaration of Interest

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Role of Teign Housing

Jo Reece, Chief Executive of Teign Housing will be in attendance for a context and background update

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Public Questions

Members of the Public may ask questions of the Chair. A maximum period of 15 minutes will be allowed with a maximum of period of three minutes per questioner. The deadline for questions is no later than three working days before the date of the meeting.

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Councillor Questions

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Executive Forward Plan

To note forthcoming decisions anticipated to be made by the Executive over the next 12 months. The Executive Forward Plan can be found here. 

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Council Strategy Q1 performance monitoring report pdf icon PDF 233 KB

The Committee to question Executive members on issues listed in the report

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Work Programme and task and Finish Groups pdf icon PDF 69 KB

To review the Committee’s work programme and task and finish groups.


Proposals have been previously sent to Overview & Scrutiny Members and discussed at the Overview & Scrutiny workshop held on Thursday 14 September 23.


The following proposals and recommendations for consideration by the Overview & Scrutiny Committee Members to be added to the Work Programme is as a result of the Overview & Scrutiny Workshop meeting.


A number of ongoing and planned reviews across the Council will impact on the work programme and timing of Overview and Scrutiny work.


It is suggested that interim reports be produced as work of Overview and Task & Finish Groups progress.


The Committee is reminded that all recommendations for consideration by the Executive may have an impact on the Medium Term Financial Plan and long term financial stability and viability of the Council.


Strategic Directions - MTFP Recommendation 1


Environmental Health - Water Pollution and Resilience (External Review)


Waste & Recycling 


Climate Change Emergency - Decarbonisation Recommendation 2


Communities - Subsidy/CIC Recommendation 1


Housing & IT - T100 recommendation 3


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