Committee details

Public Protection Partnership Joint Committee

Purpose of committee

The Joint Public Protection Committee provides strategic direction and makes key decisions regarding the Joint Public Protection Service.  This is a shared service provided by Bracknell Forest District Council, West Berkshire Council and Wokingham Borough Council.


The Partnership is responsible for carrying out each Council’s functions in respect of environmental health, licensing, gambling and trading standards.


Each Council nominates one Executive and one non-Executive member to the Committee, which meets at least twice per year.  Bracknell Forest’s representatives are currently Councillors John Harrison and John Porter.


The Committee is managed by West Berkshire Council.


You can see a list of the decisions the Committee will consider on West Berkshire Council’s Forward Plan.


Agendas and minutes can also be viewed on West Berkshire Council’s web site.