Overview and Scrutiny Commission - Monday, 11th March, 2024 7.00 pm

Venue: Committee Rooms A & B - Town Hall. View directions

Contact: Democratic Services  Email:

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Live Streaming Committee Meetings: YouTube Guidance

As a trial, Committee meetings will be live streamed via the Council’s YouTube channel and then stored on the same channel.


Here’s the procedure for watching a live stream on YouTube:


Go to


Once live, the meeting will automatically be displayed on the Home or Videos page tab of the channel. 


To watch it in larger size, click the full screen icon in the bottom right of the video.


Please note that the live stream will not have the comment function enabled.



Apologies for Absence


Disclosures of Interest and Whipping Declarations

In accordance with the Council's Code of Conduct, councillors are reminded that it is a requirement to declare interests where appropriate.


Councillors must also declare if they are subject to their party group whip in relation to any items under consideration.



Minutes pdf icon PDF 129 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the Overview and Scrutiny Commission held on 29 January 2024.


Public Question Time

To answer any questions or hear brief statements from the public which are relevant to the items on this agenda.  The period will end after 15 minutes or later at the Chair’s discretion.



Second Home Council Tax Premium pdf icon PDF 94 KB

To consider report FIN/648 of the Head of Corporate Finance.


Climate Emergency Action Plan Update

To receive an update on the Climate Change Emergency Action Plan.


Homelessness Update pdf icon PDF 193 KB

To consider report CEX/067 of the Chief Executive.


Health and Adult Social Care Scrutiny Committee (HASC)

To receive a brief update on the Health and Adult Social Care Scrutiny Committee (HASC).


Forthcoming Decision List - and Provisional List of Reports for the Commission's following Meetings

To consider any requests for future items. Those highlighted items have been referred to the Commission.




1.     Financial Outturn 2023-2024 (Quarter 4)

2.     Treasury Management Outturn 2023-2024

3.     Crawley Borough Local Plan 2023-2040








Supplemental Agenda

Any urgent item(s) complying with Section 100(B) of the Local Government Act 1972.