What is Scrutiny?
The role of our Scrutiny Committee is to look at the
services and issues that affect the lives of people in the Vale of
It's all about listening to local people, challenging and
influencing decision-making and, where necessary, seeking
improvement for the benefit of the public.
Scrutiny is a key part of the Council's political structure and
plays an important role in ensuring that the Council's services are
delivered effectively, efficiently and in the interests of
residents and those who work or visit the Vale of Glamorgan.
Scrutiny Committees are made up from Councillors who are not on
the Cabinet. These Committees are able to influence decisions that
are taken by the Cabinet and to ensure that the views and needs of
the community are taken into account.
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