Committee details

West Dorset District Council Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Purpose of committee

The West Dorset Overview and Scrutiny Committee can review or scrutinise decisions made or action taken in connection with the discharge of those functions that are sovereign to West Dorset District Council.  Issues or services that are relevant to all councils across the partnership (West Dorset District Council, North Dorset District Council and Weymouth and Portland Borough Council) are dealt with by the Joint Advisory Overview and Scrutiny Committee.


The committee can make reports or recommendations to officers or any body of the council in respect of decisions made, action taken or on matters relevant to the West Dorset area.


You can suggest a topic for the committee to review by completing a Scrutiny request form.  Please contact the Democratic Services Team if you need further information.




Contact information

Support officer: Lindsey Watson (01305) 252209. Email: