Decision details

Recruitment of a Lay Member to the Audit Committee

Decision Maker: Audit Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


To approve the recruitment process of a Lay Member to the Audit Committee as required by the Local Government and Elections (Wales) Bill.


(a)       That one additional lay member be recruited to the Audit Committee in place of an elected member with effect from May 2022; and


(b)       That the recruitment panel consisting of the Chair of the Council, Chair of the Audit Committee plus the Cabinet Member for Finance and two other Audit Committee members makes a recommendation to Council for appointment.

Report author: Gareth Owens

Publication date: 09/02/2021

Date of decision: 27/01/2021

Decided at meeting: 27/01/2021 - Audit Committee

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