Committee details

Governance Committee

Purpose of committee

The role of the Governance Committee is to provide independent assurance to the members of the adequacy of the risk management framework and the internal control environment. It provides an independent review of the Council’s governance, risk management and control frameworks and oversees the financial reporting and annual governance processes. It also oversees internal audit and external audit, helping to ensure efficient and effective assurance arrangements are in place. Further details are set out in Part 2D of the Council Constitution on the Council website.


Contact information

Support officer: Darren Cranshaw. Email:

Postal address:
Civic Centre
West Paddock
PR25 1DH

Phone: 01772 625512


Web site: