Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Tuesday, 8th June, 2021 7.00 pm

Venue: Woodside Room George Meehan House - Outside Venue

Contact: Philip Slawther, Principal Committee Co-ordinator 

Note: This meeting will be webcast - use the link on the agenda frontsheet or copy and paste the following link into your internet browser: 

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By entering the meeting room and using the public seating area, you are consenting to being filmed and to the possible use of those images and sound recordings.


The chair of the meeting has the discretion to terminate or suspend filming or recording, if in his or her opinion continuation of the filming, recording or reporting would disrupt or prejudice the proceedings, infringe the rights of any individual or may lead to the breach of a legal obligation by the Council.


Apologies for Absence


Urgent Business

The Chair will consider the admission of any late items of urgent business. (Late items will be considered under the agenda item where they appear. New items will be dealt with at item below).


Declarations of Interest

A member with a disclosable pecuniary interest or a prejudicial interest in a matter who attends a meeting of the authority at which the matter is considered:


(i) must disclose the interest at the start of the meeting or when the interest becomes apparent, and

(ii) may not participate in any discussion or vote on the matter and must withdraw from the meeting room.


A member who discloses at a meeting a disclosable pecuniary interest which is not registered in the Register of Members’ Interests or the subject of a pending notification must notify the Monitoring Officer of the interest within 28 days of the disclosure.


Disclosable pecuniary interests, personal interests and prejudicial interests are defined at Paragraphs 5-7 and Appendix A of the Members’ Code of Conduct



To consider any requests received in accordance with Part 4, Section B, paragraph 29 of the Council’s constitution.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 424 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting of 15th March 2021.


CABINET MEMBER QUESTIONS - The Leader of the Council

To receive a verbal update from the Leader of the Council on her priorities for the forthcoming year, followed by a question and answer session.


Membership and Terms of Reference pdf icon PDF 152 KB

To approve the establishment and membership of the Scrutiny Panels and appoint two representatives to the North London Joint Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee.   

Additional documents:


Impact of Covid-19 on Haringey

To receive an overview of the impact of COVID-19 on the borough.


Performance Update pdf icon PDF 631 KB

To note the latest available performance information and indictors for the delivery of the strategic priorities and targets in the Borough Plan.


Overview and Scrutiny Committee and Scrutiny Panel Work Programme pdf icon PDF 203 KB

To approve the work plans for 2021-22 for the Committee and its Panels.

Additional documents:


New Items of Urgent Business


Future meetings

·         6 July 2021;

·         7 October 2021;

·         29 November 2021;

·         13 January 2022;

·         20 January 2022 (Budget); and

·         10 March 2022