Committee details

Joint Information Communication Technology Committee

Purpose of committee

This is a joint committee of the Executives of Stevenage Borough and East Hertfordshire District Councils, under the provisions of section 10 of the Local Government Act 1972 and all regulations made thereunder.


The terms of reference of the committee are as follows:


(a) To recommend the ICT Strategy to the constituent Councils;


(b) To approve the annual service plan for the Shared ICT Service;


(c) To receive explanations of variances in service performance against the agreed service plan;


(d) To approve the expenditure within the budget of the shared service and where so delegated determine requested virements within that budget;


(e) To give initial consideration to future development of the shared service and any changes in legislation that may affect service delivery and make recommendations thereon to the Executive or officers; and


(f) Where it is considered appropriate, provide reports to the constituent councils.