Committee details


Purpose of committee

The Cabinet comprises seven councillors including the Leader of the Council who chairs its meetings. It has responsibility for the day-to-day decisions on council functionsand makes recommendations to full Council on the major policy plans and the budget and Council Tax.

There is a Cabinet Member for each of the following Council services:

·       Regeneration

·       Resources

·       Environment

·       Housing

·       Planning

·       Community Engagement

·       Culture and Leisure

The Leader of the Council is appointed by full Council at its annual meeting and the Leader appoints the Cabinet.

The Cabinet is held to account by the Overview and Scrutiny Committee.

The Council has a Liberal Democrat minority Administration and Cabinet comprises 7 Liberal Democrat Councillors.


Contact information

Support officer: Democratic and Electoral Services.

Postal address:
PO Box 3252

Phone: 01452 396126