Committee details

Scrutiny Committee

Purpose of committee

The role of the Scrutiny Committee is to provide checks and balances within the Council and to hold the Cabinet to account. Most importantly, the committee also assists in the development of Council policy by looking at existing policies and the effectiveness of their delivery, and reviewing whether new policies or changes to existing policies are needed. Further details are set out in Part 2C and 4F of the Council Constitution on the Council website.


Contact information

Support officer: Charlotte Lynch. Email:

Postal address:
Civic Centre
West Paddock
PR25 1DH

Phone: 01772 625563


Web site: