Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Thursday 14 March 2024 5.00 pm

Venue: Conference Chamber, West Suffolk House, Western Way, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 3YU

Contact: Christine Brain: Democratic Services Officer  Email:

No. Item



Procedural matters




Any member who is substituting for another member should so indicate, together with the name of the relevant absent member.


Apologies for absence


Minutes pdf icon PDF 134 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 18 January 2024 (copy attached).


Declarations of interest

Members are reminded of their responsibility to declare any disclosable pecuniary interest, other registerable or non-registrable interest which they have in any item of business on the agenda, no later than when that item is reached and, when appropriate, to leave the meeting prior to discussion and voting on the item.


Announcements from the Chair regarding responses from the Cabinet to reports of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Part 1 – public


Public participation

Members of the public who live or work in the district are welcome to speak and may ask one question or make a statement of not more than three minutes duration relating to items to be discussed in Part 1 of the agenda only.  If a question is asked and answered within three minutes, the person who asked the question may ask a supplementary question that arises from the reply.


The Constitution allows that a person who wishes to speak must register at least 15 minutes before the time the meeting is scheduled to start.


There is an overall limit of 15 minutes for public speaking, which may be extended at the Chair’s discretion.



UK Shared Prosperity Fund and Rural England Prosperity Fund - Progress Update pdf icon PDF 401 KB

Report number: OAS/WS/24/004


Suffolk County Council: Health Scrutiny Committee - 24 January 2024 pdf icon PDF 112 KB

Report number: OAS/WS/24/005

Additional documents:


Suffolk County Council: Police and Crime Panel - 26 January 2024 pdf icon PDF 119 KB

Report number: OAS/WS/24/006

Additional documents:


Cabinet Decisions Plan: 1 March 2024 to 31 May 2024 pdf icon PDF 156 KB

Report number: OAS/WS/24/007

Additional documents:


Work programme update pdf icon PDF 114 KB

Report number: OAS/WS/24/008

Additional documents:

Part 2 – exempt