Budget Review Group
Provides cross-party consideration of the Council's budget and finances with a view to establishing and maintaining resources which are fit for purpose and address the needs and aspirations of the people of Milton Keynes and the Council's priotities
Puts forward proposals for the Council's budget and main policies and makes day-to-day decisions on Council services.
Children & Young People's Select Committee
Scrutinises the provision of services, the achievement of targets and the provision of resources to support the creation of positive outcomes for the children and young people of Milton Keynes so that they can be healthy, stay safe, enjoy and achieve, make a positive contribution and achieve economic well-being.
Takes some of the most important decisions on the Council's major policies, such as the budget and Council Tax levels.
Economic Development & Enterprise Select Committee
Scrutinises the provision of services, the achievement of targets and the provision of resources to assist in the strategic planning of the city for the benefit of its residents and to enhance the economic prosperity and sustainability of Milton Keynes
External Scrutiny Panel
Scrutinises services external to the Council, including the body charged with overseeing the growth of Milton Keynes
Responsible for the Council's licensing functions, including public entertainment, and house to house and street collections.
To hear and determine applications where objections and/ or representations have been received.
Local Strategic Partnership
The LSP sets the long term strategic direction for the Borough. It will exercise a leadership and governing role through identifying and articulating the needs and aspirations of local communities. The central role of the full LSP is as the guardian of the major policy document for the borough of Milton Keynes – the Sustainable Community Strategy.
Local Strategic Partnership Executive
The LSP Executive takes decisions on behalf of the LSP and have responsibility for securing delivery of the Sustainable Community Strategy and Local Area Agreement.
Responsible for the Council's Regulatory functions, including Street Trading and Hackney Carriage and Private Hire taxi policy.
To hear and determine applications and reviews of licences where objections or representations have been made.
Responsible Authorities Group
The governing body of SaferMK responsible for approving and ensuring the delivery of the three year SaferMK plan for the reduction of crime, fear of crime, anti-social behaviour, substance misuse and re-offending.
Safer & Stronger Communities Select Committee
Scrutinises the provision of services, the achievement of targets and the provision of resources to assist in creating a sense of place and a safe and strong diverse community in Milton Keynes, and in reducing crime and disorder by supporting and challenging the residents of the borough, the Council and its partners in the work of operating and maintaining housing, transport and a safe environment.
Deals with the ethical standards of Councillors by being resposponsible for the Council's Code of Conduct.