Environment and Climate Change Scrutiny Committee - Thursday, 23rd June, 2022 10.00 am

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

Contact: Lee Walker, Scrutiny Support Officer 

Note: The meeting can be viewed on Vimeo at: 

No. Item


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 declare any personal, prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interest 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. Members with a personal interest should declare that interest 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 102 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 26 May 2022.


Climate Change Action Plan Work Programme 2022-23 pdf icon PDF 229 KB

Report of the Deputy Chief Executive and City Treasurer


This report provides an update on the work programme for the third year of the Climate Change Action Plan.

Additional documents:


Carbon Reduction Procurement Progress Report pdf icon PDF 239 KB

Report of the Strategic Lead Integrated Commissioning and Head of Integrated Commissioning and Procurement


This report updates on the steps that have been taken within the council’s procurements to support carbon reduction and highlights planned next steps. In particular the report refers to a recent Internal Audit briefing note on the introduction of the 10% evaluation weighting in procurements relating to climate change and the environment.


Additional documents:


Overview Report pdf icon PDF 396 KB

Report of the Governance and Scrutiny Support Unit


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