Committee details

Overview and Scrutiny Committee 1 (until May 2024)

Purpose of committee

Overview and Scrutiny of:-

          ·         Strategic Direction

          ·         Environmental Health;

          ·         Waste and Recycling;

          ·         Climate Change Emergency;

·         Communities; and

          ·         Housing and Information Technology


Overview & Scrutiny – a responsibility to monitor and scrutinise the performance of the Council.  The Overview & Scrutiny role:


          ·         To monitor the performance of the Council

          ·         Provide a check on the activities of the Executive through ‘call-in’

          ·         To monitor and review policy formulation and policy implementation

          ·         Policy development – quality reviews

          ·         Scrutiny of external bodies and agencies which affect the District


Overview and Scrutiny Committees Work Programmes