Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Wednesday, 11 October 2023 7:00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Barking

Contact: Leanna McPherson, Principal Governance Officer 

No. Item

Vision & Priorities (May '23) pdf icon PDF 90 KB


Apologies for Absence


Declaration of Members' Interests

In accordance with the Council’s Constitution, Members are asked to declare any interest they may have in any matter which is to be considered at this meeting.


Minutes - To confirm as correct the minutes of the meeting held on 13th September 2023 pdf icon PDF 71 KB


Working with Faith Communities in Barking and Dagenham - Action Plan and reporting template pdf icon PDF 131 KB

Additional documents:


Report on the OFSTED Inspection of Children's Services and arrangements for publishing the Council's OFSTED Improvement Plan pdf icon PDF 111 KB

Additional documents:


Work Programme pdf icon PDF 73 KB


Any other public items which the Chair decides are urgent


To consider whether it would be appropriate to pass a resolution to exclude the public and press from the remainder of the meeting due to the nature of the business to be transacted.

Private Business


The public and press have a legal right to attend Council meetings such as the Overview & Scrutiny Committee, except where business is confidential or certain other sensitive information is to be discussed. The list below shows why items are in the private part of the agenda, with reference to the relevant legislation (the relevant paragraph of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 as amended). There are no such items at the time of preparing this agenda.


Any confidential or exempt items which the Chair decides are urgent