Organisation Scrutiny Committee - Tuesday, 15th November, 2022 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber, District Council Offices, Mill Lane, Wingerworth, Chesterfield S42 6NG.

Contact: Tom Scott  01246 217045

No. Item


Apologies for Absence


Declarations of Interest

Members are requested to declare the existence and nature of any disclosable pecuniary interests and/or other interests, not already on their register of interests, in any item on the agenda and withdraw from the meeting at the appropriate time.


Minutes of Last Meeting pdf icon PDF 210 KB

To approve as a correct record and the Chair to sign the Minutes of the Organisation Scrutiny Committee held on 6 September 2022.


Staff Vacancies

To discuss the agile working policy, staff turnover and vacancy rates at the Council – Sara Gordon, HR and OD Manager.


Working from Home

To receive an update on plans for Mill Lane (in respect of agile working) – Damien Johnson, Assistant Director of Property, Estates and Assets.  


Scrutiny Review pdf icon PDF 292 KB

To receive a report outlining Planning Enforcement procedures and multi agency working – Richard Purcell, Assistant Director of Planning and Ken Eastwood, Assistant Director of Environmental Health.

Additional documents:


Forward Plan of Executive Decisions pdf icon PDF 278 KB

To consider the attached Forward Plan of Executive Decisions dated 15 October to 15 November 2022.


The most up-to-date Forward Plan of Executive Decisions can be accessed via the following link:




Work Programme pdf icon PDF 178 KB

To consider the Committee’s Work Programme.


Additional Urgent Items

To consider any other matter which the Chair of the meeting is of the opinion should be considered as a matter of urgency.


Date of Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Organisation Scrutiny Committee is scheduled to take place on Tuesday 24 January 2023 at 10.00 am.