The Executive Board will carry out all of the local authority’s functions
which are not or may not be the responsibility of any other part of the local
authority, whether by law or under the Council’s Constitution.
The Executive Board will consist of 10 Members, comprising the Council
Leader and 9 other Councillors appointed annually to the Executive Board on a
politically balanced basis by the Council, to reflect the provisions contained
in the Local Government and Housing Act 1989.
The terms of reference for the Executive Board are set out in the Council’s
Constitution. At its Annual Meeting
held on 24 May 2006, the Council revised its constitutional arrangements to
permit the Council Leader to appoint Members of the Executive Board to lead roles.
ordinary meeting of the Executive Board includes an opportunity for members of
the public to ask questions
and make statements in respect of matters for which it has functional