Meeting Details

Corporate Finance & Performance Scrutiny Panel
12 Mar 2020 - 18:30 to 20:53
  • Documents
  • Attendance
  • Others Present
  • Declarations of Interests



Corporate Finance & Performance Scrutiny Panel
John Fahy (Chair) Labour
Norman Adams Labour
Mark James Labour
Mehboob Khan Labour
Matthew Morrow Labour
Anthony Okereke Labour
Ivis Williams Labour
Nigel Fletcher Conservative

Standard Items
1 Apologies for Absence
To receive apologies from Members of the Panel
2 Urgent business
The Chair to announce any items of urgent business circulated separately from the main agenda.
Members to declare any personal and financial interests in items on the agenda.  Attention is drawn to the Council’s Constitution, the Council’s Code of Conduct and associated advice.
4 pdf Minutes (80Kb)
Members are requested to confirm as an accurate record the Minutes of the meeting held on 15 January 2020.

No motion or discussion may take place upon the Minutes except as to their accuracy, and any question on this point will be determined by a majority of the Members of the body attending who were present when the matter in question was decided.  Once confirmed, with or without amendment, the person presiding will sign the Minutes.

To confirm the actions requested at previous meetings of the Panel have been completed, and discuss work programme for 2020/21
To consider the decision making process in relation to the redevelopment of the former public conveniences at The Slade
  1. pdf STR Appendix (70Kb)
To note the steps taken to implement the Procurement Strategy, Social Value Policy and Social Value Framework and the planned activities to continue to implement the key themes/objectives of both the strategy and policy.
To note the Royal Borough of Greenwich communication strategy
9 pdf Council website (100Kb)
To note the progress made by the new website
To note the action taken to mitigate the impact of Universal Credit on vulnerable residents in the Borough
To note the summary of Exemptions and Variations from Contract Standing Orders as reported to Cabinet on 19 February 2020 

To note electoral registration activities in the Borough, and the preparation and delivery of the last European Parliamentary and General Election.

To note the annual performance of the Council’s response to Freedom of Information requests and requests under Environmental Information Regulations.

Additional Meeting Documents

Declarations of Interests

Member NameItem Ref.DetailsNature of DeclarationAction
No declarations of interest have been entered for this meeting.

Others Present

Assistant Director Finance, Head of Corporate Procurement, Head of Communications and Digital, Head of Electoral Services, Programme Manager (Corporate)Training, Policy & Welfare Rights Service Manager,  Information and Systems Manager, and Corporate Governance Officer