Committee/Body details

Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Purpose of committee

The Committee scrutinises the executive functions of the County Council in relation to Public Health and monitors the performance of the Health and Wellbeing Board in respect of those executive functions and any other partnerships as appropriate that are associated with the executive functions outlined above.

This Committee also has responsibility for monitoring the performance and activities of the following Health Service functions:

(a) The exercise by health bodies of functions which affect the area of
     the County Council;

(b) Arrangements for responding to consultation by local health bodies for substantial development of the health service or substantial variation in the provision of such services save where these are dealt with through a joint committee with other Social Services authorities.


All meetings of the Committee are broadcast live online, an archive of which can be found here:



Contact information

Support officer: Mr. E. Walters (0116 3052583). Email: