Committee/Body details

Flooding Scrutiny Review Panel

Purpose of committee

The Panel met on five occassions between 18 August 2020 and 21 December 2020.


The Panel submitted its interim findings to the Environment ans Transport Committee on 14 January 2021 and the Cabinet on 5 February 2021. The recommendations of the Panel were approved and the Chief Executive was requested to ensure that the Panel’s recommendations were acted uoon.


The Cabinet further agreed to make representations to Government to strengthen the legislation to enable the County Council as Lead Local Flood Authority to require relevant agencies to complete mitigating measures arising from Section 19 reports.


A direct link to the final report of the Panel can be found here.