Manchester City Council

The Council & democracy Resources and Governance Scrutiny Committee

Resources and Governance Scrutiny Committee Membership

Scrutiny Committees represent the interests of local people about important issues that affect them. They look at how the decisions, policies and services of the Council and other key public agencies impact on the city and its residents. Scrutiny Committees do not take decisions but can make recommendations to decision-makers about how they are delivering the Manchester Strategy, an agreed vision for a better Manchester that is shared by public agencies across the city.

The Resources and Governance Scrutiny Committee has two broad roles. One is to keep a close eye on the Council's finances and the other is to make sure that elected Councillors can voice residents’ concerns in an effective way to different public services, such as the Council, NHS, Police and Fire. The Committee holds discussions with these organisations and use local knowledge of Manchester to recommend to them how they can ensure their services meet the needs of residents.

Areas of interest include finances, Council buildings, staffing, corporate and partnership governance as well as Council tax and benefits administration. 


Find out more

Find out what the Resources and Governance Scrutiny Committee will be looking at over the next few months, and catch up with the latest news.

More information on the Coommittee's membership is available here

See Resourecs and Governance Scrutiny meeting dates up to July 2018 - agendas, reports and minutes.

See Resourecs and Governance Scrutiny meeting dates September 2018 onwards - agendas, reports and minutes

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