Overview & Scrutiny Committee - Wednesday, 17th April, 2024 9.30 am

Venue: Council Chamber - Council Offices. View directions

Contact: Neil White  Email:

No. Item


To Receive Apologies for Absence




Public Questions & Statements

To receive questions / statements from the public, if any.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 308 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee held on 20 March 2024.


Items of Urgent Business

To determine any other items of business which the Chairman decides should be considered as a matter of urgency pursuant to Section 100B(4)(b) of the Local Government Act 1972.


Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 721 KB

Members are asked at this stage to declare any interests that they may have in any of the following items on the agenda. The Code of Conduct for Members requires that declarations include the nature of the interest and whether it is a disclosable pecuniary interest.


Petitions From Members of the Public

To consider any petitions received from members of the public.


Consideration of Any Matter Referred to the Committee by a Member

To consider any requests made by non-executive Members of the Council, submitted to the Democratic Services Manager with seven clear working days’ notice, to include an item on the agenda of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee.


Responses of the Council or the Cabinet to the Committee's Reports or Recommendations pdf icon PDF 416 KB

To consider any responses of the Council or the Cabinet to the Committee’s reports or recommendations.


Annual Review of Beach Huts and Chalets pdf icon PDF 796 KB

To consider an annual review of Beach Hut and Chalets service, for a 12 month period following the previous 2021/22 review.


East Of England Water Summit pdf icon PDF 428 KB

To consider a briefing on the East of England Water Summit.


Reporting progress implementing Corporate Plan 2023-27 Action Plan 2023-24 – to end of Quarter 3 – 31st December 2023 pdf icon PDF 204 KB

To consider the progress being made in implementing the Council’s Corporate Plan 2023-27.

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Overview & Scrutiny Work Programme and Update pdf icon PDF 227 KB

To receive an update from the Scrutiny Officer on progress made with topics on its agreed work programme, training updates and to receive any further information which Members may have requested at a previous meeting.

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Exclusion of the Press and Public

To pass the following resolution, if necessary:


“That under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act 1972 the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraph _ of Part I of Schedule 12A (as amended) to the Act.”