Committee details

Governance and Audit Committee

Purpose of committee

The purpose of the Governance & Audit Committee is to oversee the work of the Internal and External Audit functions of the Council and provide independent assurance of the effectiveness of governance arrangements, risk management and financial management processes.

The Governance & Audit Committee has six members, two substitutes, plus one Independent, non-voting Co-optee.  Membership of the Committee is decided annually by the Council.


Contact information

Support officer: Democratic Services. 01362 656870