ANNUAL GOVERNANCE STATEMENT 2020/21
To consider a report of the Corporate Director, Governance and Community Strategy.
The Audit and Assurance Manager introduced the final version of the AGS and informed the Committee of the changes that had been made to the AGS since the draft came to the Committee in July. The Committee were informed that if approved the final version would be published alongside the Statement of Accounts in November.
Following the introduction Councillor Lloyd asked whether there was an update on the Councils performance for completing Subject Access requests and Freedom of Information requests and. The Audit and Assurance Manager responded that there was a project group looking at Subject Access requests and there had already been a large improvement in response times. The Audit and Assurance Manager stated that information on SARs would be provided.
RESOLVED: That the Committee Approve the Annual Governance Statement.