Decision details

LGA Peer Review Action Plan

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Council Action plan to address the recommendations of the LGA Peer Review July 2019.


RESOLVED (unanimously) that the Cabinet agreed to:


2.1 Endorse the recommendations outlined in the LGA Peer Report and agree for the report and action plan to be published on the Councils Website;

2.2 Agree to receive a six monthly monitoring report on progress against the Action Plan as outlined in Annex B;

2.3 Agree to invite the LGA Peer Review team back or a follow up visit in the summer of 2020 to review progress.


Reasons for the decision:

The Council have agreed with the Local Government Association that the outcomes of the review and the Councils response would be published and that an Action Plan would be developed, monitored and implemented to address the recommendations in the feedback report. This would ensure that the Council were open and transparent with the findings of the Peer Review process and the activity they will be undertaking in progressing the recommendations in the report.

Alternative options considered:


Report author: Steve Harman

Publication date: 07/11/2019

Date of decision: 07/11/2019

Decided at meeting: 07/11/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 15/11/2019

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