Overview and Scrutiny - Thursday, 8th June, 2023 6.30 pm

Venue: Council Chamber Town Hall. View directions

Contact: J Bayley  Democratic Services Officer

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Apologies and named substitutes


Declarations of Interest and of Party Whip

To invite Councillors to declare any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests and / or Other Disclosable Interests they may have in items on the agenda, and to confirm the nature of those interests, and any Party Whip.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 398 KB

The minutes of the meetings of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee on 23rd February 2023 and 16th March 2023 will be considered at this meeting.

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Public Speaking

To invite members of the public who have registered in advance of the meeting to address the Committee. Please note that the deadline to register to speak at this meeting is 12 noon on Tuesday 6th June 2023.



Corporate Peer Challenge - Action Plan - Pre-Decision Scrutiny pdf icon PDF 421 KB

This report will follow in an Additional Papers pack once the report has been published for consideration of the Executive Committee (due for publication on Monday 5th June 2023).

Additional documents:


Executive Committee Minutes and Scrutiny of the Executive Committee's Work Programme - Selecting Items for Scrutiny pdf icon PDF 271 KB

The next edition of the Executive Work Programme, due to be published on 2nd June 2023, will be provided in an Additional Papers pack for this meeting.


Overview and Scrutiny Work Programme pdf icon PDF 200 KB


Task Groups, Short Sharp Reviews and Working Groups - Update Reports

a)          Budget Scrutiny Working Group – Chair, Councillor Kane


b)          Performance Scrutiny Working Group – Chair, Councillor Holz


c)           Consideration of any outstanding Task Groups – All Councillors



External Scrutiny Bodies - Update Reports pdf icon PDF 56 KB


a)          West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) Overview and Scrutiny Committee – Council representative, Councillor Marshall; and


b)          Worcestershire County Council Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee (HOSC) – Council representative, Councillor Marshall.