OSC external

There are currently two Overview and Scrutiny Committees, one Internal and one External and they are politically balanced. Members of the Executive are excluded from membership of the

 Within their terms of reference the OSCs will:-

  • Review and/or scrutinise decisions made or actions taken in connection with the discharge of any of the council’s functions;
  • Make reports and/or recommendations to the council and/or its cabinet and other committees and/or any joint committee in connection with the discharge of any functions and/or any other partner organisation;
  • Consider any matter affecting the area;
  • Consider/determine “called-in” decisions of the Executive.