Venue: Committee Room 1 - Deanes

Contact: Democratic Services Team 


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Apologies for absence and substitutions


Declarations of interest


Urgent matters

To consider any items of business, other than those shown on this agenda and which, by reason of special circumstances to be stated at the meeting, in the opinion of the Chairman, should be considered at the meeting as a matter of urgency.



Minutes of the meeting held on 28 June 2021 pdf icon PDF 221 KB

The Chair will move that the minutes of the meeting be signed as a correct record. The only part of the minutes that can be discussed is their accuracy.


Annual Governance Statement - 2020/2021 pdf icon PDF 258 KB

Contact Officer: Fiona Thomsen

The reports seeks the committee’s approval of the review of the council’s corporate governance arrangements through the preparation of the council’s Annual Governance Statement following the principles of the Code.

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Local Code Of Corporate Governance 2021/22 pdf icon PDF 161 KB

Contact Officer: Fiona Thomsen

This report relates to a statutory and audit requirement and supports the development of an effective and efficient council.


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Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 (RIPA) - Annual Report and Annual Review of the RIPA Policy pdf icon PDF 337 KB

Contact Officer: John Armstrong

This report provides the Committee with an annual overview on authorisations under the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act (RIPA) and other associated activities, including an update following an inspection by the Investigatory Powers Commissioner’s Office (IPCO).

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Audit and Accounts work programme pdf icon PDF 91 KB

The Committee is asked to note and review it’s work programme.


Exclusion of press and public

To consider whether, in view of the nature of the remaining items on the agenda, any of them are likely to involve the disclosure of exempt or confidential information within the terms of [] Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972



Confidential/exempt items for information