Scrutiny is the mechanism by which the Cabinet
is held publicly to account. The scrutiny function has the
capacity to give non-Cabinet Members a significant opportunity to
influence the proposals of the Cabinet and to probe into the impact
of policy decisions on the Borough.
one of three scrutiny committees established by the
Council. This committee covers
housing functions within the
Community Wellbeing Department, including the transfer of Brent
Housing Partnership Ltd and its housing management functions to the
council; housing supply; housing growth numbers; temporary
accommodation; landlord licensing; the private rented sector;
housing policy; homelessness, and registered providers. It also
includes supported housing and floating support, and home
Housing Scrutiny Committee was decommissioned on 1st May
Committees: the Community
and Wellbeing Scrutiny Committee and the Resources
and Public Realm Scrutiny Committee.
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Scrutiny in Brent.