Communities and Equalities Scrutiny Committee - Tuesday, 21st May, 2024 2.00 pm

Venue: Council Antechamber, Level 2, Town Hall Extension. View directions

Contact: Charlotte Lynch  Email:


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Urgent Business

To consider any items which the Chair has agreed to have submitted as urgent.



To consider any appeals from the public against refusal to allow inspection of background documents and/or the inclusion of items in the confidential part of the agenda.



To allow Members an opportunity to [a] declare any personal, prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interests they might have in any items which appear on this agenda; and [b] record any items from which they are precluded from voting as a result of Council Tax/Council rent arrears; [c] the existence and nature of party whipping arrangements in respect of any item to be considered at this meeting. Members with a personal interest should declare that at the start of the item under consideration.  If Members also have a prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interest they must withdraw from the meeting during the consideration of the item.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 90 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 5 March 2024.


Support for People Leaving Prison pdf icon PDF 170 KB

Report of Strategic Director (Neighbourhoods).


This report provides an update on the probation reset detailed in the Written Ministerial Statement to Parliament in April.  It also provides an overview of the accommodation and support provided for people who have left prison and links with the homeless service.


Update on recommendations made by the Crime and Antisocial Behaviour Task and Finish Group pdf icon PDF 108 KB

Report of the Strategic Director (Neighbourhoods).


This report provides an update on progress made with the recommendations of the Communities and Equalities Scrutiny Committee Task and Finish Group on the approach to Anti-Social Behaviour in Manchester.


Overview Report pdf icon PDF 144 KB

Report of the Governance and Scrutiny Support Unit


The monthly report includes the recommendations monitor, relevant key decisions, the Committee’s work programme and any items for information.

Please note there will be a work programming session at the rise of this meeting for committee members only