Committee details

Corporate Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Purpose of committee

The Corporate Overview and Scrutiny Committeeis the Council’s Principal Scrutiny Committee. It is responsible for leading on the overall management and coordination of Overview and Scrutiny Committee work programmes as well as:


·           Holding the Leader and Deputy Leader of the Council to account for their leadership and performance.

·           Scrutiny of the Council’s overall performance and approach to managing performance and Strategic Corporate Planning

·           Scrutiny of the Council’s ongoing programme of improvement and transformation.

·           Scrutiny of the Local Enterprise Partnership

·           Dealing with any Executive decisions that have been called in.

·           Scrutiny of the Council’s support services including Finance, ICT, Human Resources, Organisational Development, Legal and Member Services


Contact information

Support officer: Mandy Pattinson. Email:

Phone: 01785 278502