Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Tuesday, 16th July, 2024 10.00 am

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

Contact: Democratic Services  Email:


No. Item




Minutes pdf icon PDF 94 KB

To approve the Minutes of the meeting held on 18 June 2024


Declaration of Interests


Public questions (if any)

Members of the public may ask questions of the Chair. A maximum period of 15 minutes will be allowed with a maximum period of three minutes per questioner. The deadline for questions is no later than three working days before the date of the meeting i.e. should the meeting be on a Thursday the deadline would be the Friday before at 5pm.



Overview of South West Water's emerging Management Plan and Storm Action Plan

Presentation by representatives of South West Water.


South West Water’s Drainage and Wastewater Management Plans (DWMP) and Water Resources Management Plans (WRMP) can be found at the links below.


Drainage and wastewater management plan | South West Water

Water resources management plan | South West Water




Improvements in Digital Connectivity across Teignbridge - particularly rural areas

 A representative from Building Digital UK and Connecting Devon and Somerset (CDS) will be in attendance to give an update to Councillors, along with Cllr Nuttall, the Councils representative on the CDS board.


Councillor Questions (if any)

Members of the Council may ask questions of the Chair of the Committee subject to procedural rules. The deadline for questions is no later than three clear working days before the meeting.



Executive Forward Plan

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



Scrutiny of Executive decisions 9 July 2024


Overview and Scrutiny Forward Plan

To review the Committee’s forward plan which can be found here


Notice of Motion - public speaking procedure at planning committee pdf icon PDF 140 KB

To consider the NOM deferred at the last meeting to enable the proposer of the NOM to be present


Outside organisation updates from the Council's appointed representatives

To receive updates on Teign Estuary Partnership - Cllr Hook and Cllr Nuttall Connecting Devon and Somerset Board. Cllr Nuttall’s update will be given at agenda item 6.


Feedback on task and finish groups