Committee details

Scrutiny Commission

Purpose of committee

The Scrutiny Commission is part of the Council’s Overview & Scrutiny function. It discharges functions conferred by the Local Government Act 2000, with the aims of improving services to the public. The Scrutiny Commission has a role in policy development and review and scrutiny of Executive decisions, acting as a critical friend.


The Scrutiny Commission consists of 11 members. Meetings are held approximately every eight weeks, usually at 6.30pm. Meetings are generally open to the public.


Contact information

Support officer: Rebecca Owen. Democratic Services Manager Email:

Postal address:
Council Chamber
Hinckley Hub
Rugby Road
LE10 0FR

Phone: 01455255879