The Performance, Audit and Governance Oversight Committee monitors the budget and oversees the performance of the Council’s services by considering a range of information such as
performance indicators, inspection reports and action plan monitoring. It approves the Council’s Statement of Accounts and is also the Council’s audit committee. This committee also carries out treasury management functions.
The terms of reference of the Performance, Audit, Governance
and Oversight Scrutiny Committee are that it will:
(i) assist the Council and the Executive in the development of
the annual budget;
(ii) act as the Council’s Audit Committee;
(iii) consider means of improving and promoting the
performance management and audit functions of the
(iv) promote and maintain the Ethical Standards Framework; and
(v) make recommendations taking into account the advice of
the Monitoring Officer of periodic amendments and
updating of the Council’s Constitution.