Questions from the Public
Members of the public who live, work, attend an educational establishment or own or lease land in the Borough may submit a written question to, or ask a question verbally at meetings of the Strategy and Resource Committee on matters within the committee’s Terms of Reference.
Written questions must be submitted to the Council’s Chief Legal Officer. The written question must arrive by noon on the tenth working day before the day of the meeting. For example, for a meeting on a Tuesday, the request must therefore arrive by noon on the Tuesday two weeks before the meeting.
Terms of Reference
Terms of Reference
Number of Councillors
Strategy & Resources Committee
1 The Budget and Policy Framework, for submission to the Council
2 Implementation and monitoring of treasury management policies
4 Human Resource Management (HR policies and practices, salaries, conditions of service)
5 Asset management including the purchase, management and disposal of real property owned or held by the Council (note other committees may have management responsibilities restricted to service provision)
6 Exercise of the Council’s powers as Trustee of any land or money held by the Council in trust
7 Electoral matters including polling stations, ward boundaries
8 Community right to Challenge and Community Right to bid for Assets of Community Value
9 To exercise the Council’s powers and rights as a shareholder in respect of any company in which the Council has a shareholding
10 Investment strategy
11 The Corporate Governance Framework (jointly with the Chairmen of Standards and Audit, Crime & Disorder and Scrutiny Committees)
12 Data quality and corporate risk management
13 The local economy and regeneration
14 Emergency planning and business continuity
15 Council tax & Housing benefits administration
16 Civic and ceremonial matters
17 Dealing (at first instance) with any matters of general policy which do not fall within the terms of reference of any other committee and are not reserved to the Full Council.
 Note remit of Standards Committee on Rules of Procedure
Support officer: Democratic Services, 01372 732124.