Scrutiny Management Panel - Thursday, 14th September, 2023 5.30 pm

Venue: The Executive Meeting Room - Third Floor, The Guildhall, Portsmouth. View directions

Contact: James Harris on 023 9260 6065  Email:

Webcast: View the webcast

No. Item


Apologies for Absence


Declarations of Members' Interests


Minutes of the meeting held on 26 July 2023 pdf icon PDF 80 KB

RECOMMENDED that the minutes of the meeting held on 26 July 2023 be confirmed and signed by the Chair as a correct record.


Review of actions following the LGA Peer Review pdf icon PDF 137 KB

In 2021 the council underwent a peer review from the LGA Corporate Peer Challenge Team to provide the council with an objective view of its strengths and clarify any areas for improvements. 


This resulted in a number of recommendations and the council producing an action plan to address them. 


The purpose of the scrutiny is to receive an update on how these actions have progressed.


Consideration and agreement of the draft scoping document for the scrutiny item 'The use of Systems Thinking within Portsmouth City Council' pdf icon PDF 61 KB

A draft scoping document is attached for the panel to consider, amend as appropriate and agree in respect of this topic.