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Draft Strategic Policy Committee Scheme 2019-2024


Strategic Policy Committees (SPC’s) assist the council in the formulation, development and review of policy and reflect the major functions or services of a local authority.  Membership of the SPC’s will comprise of elected members and representatives of local sectoral interests. Following the local elections, it is necessary for each local authority to establish new Strategic Policy Committees for the term 2019-2024. 


The six Strategic Policy Committees proposed cover the following areas of activity:

  • Climate Action
  • Environmental and Water Services
  • Economic Development, Enterprise and Planning
  • Housing
  • Local Community and Culture
  • Transportation, Safety and Emergency Services


Submissions on the draft scheme are now invited and may be made to the Senior Executive Officer, Corporate Services at the address below or by e-mail to with the heading ‘SPC submissions’. Submissions must be received no later than 4.00p.m on Thursday, 28 November 2019.


Full Draft document here:

Draft Strategic Policy Committee Scheme 2019-2024

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Strategic Policy Committee Scheme 2014-2019

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