Committee details

Shared Services Joint Committee

Purpose of committee

The joint committee has been established under the Collaboration Agreement adopted by North Dorset District Council, West Dorset District Council and Weymouth and Portland Borough Council.  The committee is responsible for advising on the delivery of the specified functions with a view to their more economical, efficient and effective discharge.


The committee does not exercise any executive functions but where appropriate will make recommendations to the respective council's Cabinet/Management Committee/Executive Committee.


The joint committee consists of three members from each council. The position of Chairman will alternate between the three councils on an annual basis.



Contact information

Support officer: Susan Dallison 01305 252216. Email: