Information on the Councillor-led statutory function within the Council, responsible for holding decision-makers to account on behalf of borough residents and helping to develop policies and initiatives that make the borough a better place to live and work. 

What is scrutiny?

  • How Scrutiny works

    Decision makers are held to account by six Scrutiny Committees, each of which focuses on a specific remit

  • How to get involved

    Information on how to get involved with Scrutiny

  • Scrutiny Library

    Download scrutiny annual reports, scrutiny working group reports and joint health overview and scrutiny reports.

Scrutiny committees

Scrutiny reports

  • Scrutiny annual reports

    Download annual scrutiny documents from 2004 to 2016.

  • Scrutiny reports 2011-12

    Download scrutiny reports from 2011 to 2012 for health, environmental health and adult social care.

  • Scrutiny reports 2010-11

    Download scrutiny reports from 2010 to 2011 including family and children, health, housing, environmental health and adult social care.

  • Scrutiny reports 2009-10

    Download scrutiny reports from 2009 to 2010 including cabinet and corporate services, housing, environmental health and adult social care.

  • Scrutiny reports 2008-09

    Download scrutiny reports from 2008 to 2009 on youth provision, development of a new school and secondary provision in North Kensington.

  • Scrutiny reports 2007-08

    Download scrutiny reports from 2007 to 2008 including implementation of children's centres in the borough and school meals.

  • Scrutiny reports 2006-07

    Download scrutiny reports from 2006 to 2007 including family and children's services trust and shaping health services for the future.

  • Scrutiny reports 2005-06

    Download scrutiny reports from 2005 to 2006 including review of benefits take-up and review of access to services for disabled people.