Committee is the decision making body at Redditch Borough
Council. Redditch Borough Council has
adopted the “Leader and Cabinet” model of
Each Portfolio Holder
on the Executive Committee represents particular subject areas
which are aligned with the Council’s strategic purposes
The Portfolio Holders
the Council and Portfolio Holder for Planning, Economic
Development, Commercialism and Partnerships – Councillor
Matthew Dormer – aligned to run and grow a successful
business – covering planning and land use, economic
development, commercialism (including local authority trading
companies), asset management, key partnerships, grants and the
lottery and the Council’s lead for the 5G network..
Holder for Finance and Enabling – Councillor David Thain
– Aligned to Enabling Services covering Finance, Audit,
Revenue and Benefits, governance, human resources, customer
Holder for Community Services and Regulatory Services –
Councillor – Nyear Nazir - aligned to communities which
are safe, well maintained and green and aspiration, work and
financial independence – community safety, crime and
disorder, safer communities, regulatory services, public transport,
children, youth, children’s centres, corporate parenting and
health, emergency planning and enforcement.
Holder for Environmental Services – Councillor Brandon
Clayton – aligned to communities which are safe, well
maintained and green – covering Licensing impacts, better
environment, cleansing and waste management, landscaping including
trees, woodland and grounds maintenance, sustainability and
Holder for Leisure – Councillor Mike Rouse– aligned
to living independent, active and healthy lives– covering
culture and recreation, management of facilities including sports
centres, theatres and community centres, parks and open spaces
strategy including allotments, playing pitches and play areas,
sports, arts, physical activity and development, community
training, education, learning and skills and IT.
Holder for Housing and Procurement – Councillor Craig
Warhurst – aligned to finding somewhere to live -
covering Housing Services (delivery and development), procurement
and Council contracts.
Holder for Climate Change – Councillor Anthony Lovell
– covering the green thread that runs throughout the Council
Plan. This is an overarching portfolio
due to the implications of climate change in a range of service
There are also
currently two members of the Executive Committee without portfolio,
including the Deputy Leader of the Council, Councillor Gemma
Monaco, and Councillor Peter Fleming.
will not be achieved by one service area alone and an individual
service area will undoubtedly help achieve more than one strategic
purpose. Services have been listed
under strategic purposes to which they most directly relate and
Portfolio Holders will be responsible for these
services. However, it is incumbent on
each Portfolio Holder to work with the other Portfolio Holders to
ensure most effective use of resources and achievement of strategic
Decisions are made by
the Executive Committee collectively.
Portfolio Holders do not have delegated powers to make decisions on
behalf of the Committee.
Members of the public
are welcome to attend meetings of the Executive Committee.