Decision details

Second Independent Improvement and Assurance Panel Report - JAN23/CAB/70

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The purpose of this report was to provide the Panel’s second six-monthly review of the work of the Council against the previously agreed Improvement Plan and the recommendations of the independent reports commissioned by the Department of Levelling Up, Housing and Communities.



Cabinet considered the report and RESOLVED to:


1.    Note the second report of the Independent Improvement and Assurance Panel and agree with the action to be taken as a result.

2.    Request that the Growth, Resources and Communities Scrutiny Community reviews the report, Cabinet’s response to it and the progress being made with the delivery of the Improvement Plan.


Reasons for the decision:

Reporting process in accordance with the governance review of September 2021.


Alternative options considered:

No alternative options considered.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Background Documents:

Council report ‘Financial Improvement Planning’ 16 December 2021


‘Governance Review: Peterborough City Council’ Andrew Flockhart report 2021

Publication date: 16/01/2023

Date of decision: 16/01/2023

Decided at meeting: 16/01/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/01/2023

Accompanying Documents: