Overview and Scrutiny Management Committee - Monday, 18th October, 2021 7.00 pm

Venue: the Council Chamber - Civic Offices, Shute End, Wokingham RG40 1BN

Contact: Neil Carr  Democratic & Electoral Services Specialist


No. Item



To receive any apologies for absence.


Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 358 KB

To confirm the Minutes of the Meeting held on 20 September 2021.



Declaration of Interest

To receive any declarations of interest.


Public Question Time

To answer any public questions.


A period of 30 minutes will be allowed for members of the public to ask questions submitted under notice.


The Council welcomes questions from members of the public about the work of this Committee.


Subject to meeting certain timescales, questions can relate to general issues concerned with the work of the Committee or an item which is on the Agenda for this meeting.  For full details of the procedure for submitting questions please contact the Democratic Services Section on the numbers given below or go to


Member Question Time

To answer any Member questions.


Waste Strategy

To consider a presentation on the process for developing the Council’s new Waste Strategy.


Domestic Abuse Strategy 2021-24 pdf icon PDF 430 KB

To scrutinise the Wokingham Domestic Abuse Strategy 2021/24 prior to formal approval.

Additional documents:


WBC Website Improvement pdf icon PDF 308 KB

To scrutinise improvement plans for the Council’s website.

Additional documents:


Climate Emergency - Executive Response to the Task & Finish Group Recommendations pdf icon PDF 348 KB

To consider the Executive’s response to the recommendations from the Climate Emergency Task and Finish Group made in 2020 and 2021.

Additional documents:


Consideration of the current Executive Forward Programme pdf icon PDF 442 KB

To consider the current published version of the Executive Forward Programme


Committee Work Programmes pdf icon PDF 312 KB

To consider the work programme of the Overview and Scrutiny Management Committee and Overview and Scrutiny Committees.


Action Tracker Report pdf icon PDF 365 KB

To consider the latest Action Tracker report.

Any other items which the Chairman decides are urgent

A Supplementary Agenda will be issued by the Chief Executive if there are any other items to consider under this heading.