Overview and Scrutiny Management Board - Wednesday 20 January 2021 11.00 a.m.

Venue: Virtual Meeting

Contact: Governance Unit  The webcast can be viewed at

No. Item


Apologies for Absence


To receive the apologies of any Member who is unable to attend the meeting.


Minutes of the previous meetings held on 2 and 16 December 2020 pdf icon PDF 263 KB


To consider the minutes of the previous meetings of the Overview and Scrutiny Management Board held on 2 and 16 December 2020 and to approve them as a true and correct record of the proceedings.

Additional documents:


Declarations of Interest


To receive declarations of interest from Members in respect of items listed on the agenda.


Questions from Members of the Public and the Press


To receive questions relating to items of business on the agenda from members of the public or press who are present at the meeting.


Exclusion of the Press and Public

To consider whether the press and public should be excluded from the meeting during consideration of any part of the agenda.

Items for Pre-Decision Scrutiny

In accordance with the outcome of the Governance Review in 2016, the following items are submitted for pre-scrutiny ahead of the Cabinet meeting on 25 January 2021. Members of the Overview and Scrutiny Management Board are invited to comment and make recommendations on the proposals contained within the report.


Covid-19 - Update pdf icon PDF 606 KB

Cabinet Portfolio: - Leader


Strategic Directorate: - Assistant Chief Executive

Additional documents:


November Financial Monitoring pdf icon PDF 599 KB

Cabinet Portfolio: - Corporate Services and Finance


Strategic Directorate: - Finance and Customer Services

Additional documents:


Community Energy Switching Scheme pdf icon PDF 346 KB

Cabinet Portfolio: - Jobs and the Local Economy


Strategic Directorate: - Regeneration and Environment


Domestic Abuse Services pdf icon PDF 545 KB

Cabinet Portfolio: - Waste, Roads and Community Safety


Strategic Directorate: - Regeneration and Environment

Additional documents:

For Information/Monitoring:-


Work Programme pdf icon PDF 336 KB


To consider the Board’s Work Programme.


Forward Plan of Key Decisions pdf icon PDF 372 KB


To review and identify items for pre-decision scrutiny from the Forward Plan of Key Decisions.


Call-in Issues


To consider any issues referred for call-in from recent Cabinet meetings.


Urgent Business


To determine any item which the Chair is of the opinion should be considered as a matter of urgency.


Date and time of next meeting


The next meeting of the Overview and Scrutiny Management Board will be held on Wednesday 10 February at 11am as a Microsoft Teams Meeting.  


Chief Executive.