Committee or panel details

Leisure and Youth Policy and Review Panel

Purpose of committee

Our Policy and Review Panels help to develop council policies, examine Cabinet decisions and review issues affecting our residents and businesses.


The work programme for the Leisure and Youth Policy and Review Panel includes leisure facilities, town twinning, arts, culture and Rushmoor in Bloom.


Main responsibilities:


     To review the Cabinet's forward plan and examine any issues this highlights

     To advise the Cabinet on policies and issues referred to them

     To examine any matters referred by the Council or the Cabinet

     To consider issues affecting the Borough and to make recommendations as appropriate

     To make recommendations to the Council and the Cabinet on future policy options and initiatives

     To examine decisions made by the Council and Cabinet and raise issues

     To 'call in' a decision of the Cabinet (or under delegated powers to a Portfolio Holder) for investigation if it considers it to be unsound and to request the matter to be reconsidered or referred to the full Council

     To maintain a current work programme for each panel

     To act as a 'select committee' by examining issues in depth, calling witnesses, receiving reports and producing findings

     To review the performance of the Cabinet and the senior officer structure



Contact information

Support officer: Panel Administrator: Adele Taylor. Email: Tel: 01252398831