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What Overview and Scrutiny does

Overview and Scrutiny reviews the council’s and its partners’ work in public. It:

  • monitors the performance of a wide range of services
  • influences public policy
  • carries out duties, such as examining the council’s budget proposals each year
  • carries out detailed reviews of major topics

Overview and Scrutiny produces reports which have recommendations for improvements to the council’s leadership and others.

What Overview and Scrutiny does not do

Overview and Scrutiny does not deal with individual queries, concerns or complaints. If you are not satisfied with a council service, then please use the council’s complaints procedure

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