All activity on Overview and Scrutiny will be paused
until September but we’ll keep this under regular review. We
are putting all our resources to help us respond to the public
health pandemic. We will keep this page updated once we know when
work will be recommencing.
Terms of Reference
conduct scrutiny reviews or policy development
projects approved by the Overview and Scrutiny Commission from an
agreed work-programme developed by the Panel, preparing such
evidence-based reports and recommendations as it deems
at the direction of the Overview and Scrutiny
review and/or scrutinise decisions made or actions taken in connection with the
discharge of any of the Council’s functions;
consider any matter affecting the Borough or its
residents or businesses.
have responsibility for performance monitoring
activities such as:
to receive appropriate performance data reports on
the work of the relevant Department.
to question any relevant Executive portfolio holder
and officers thereon.
to require reports on such topics / subjects in the
departments remit as they deem necessary.
Where appropriate refer to the Overview and Scrutiny
Commission any such issues, arising from the outcome of the
scrutiny process, that it considers should be reported to