role of the Cabinet
The role of the Cabinet is to
develop, propose and implement policy.
Read the Cabinet’s
terms of reference.
individual Cabinet member’s terms of
Its forward plan identifies key
decisions that are going to be made on behalf of the council, and
who will be making those decisions. The
forward plan can be viewed
here. This will also highlight
whether any reports are to be considered in private and will
outline the reason for this decision.
For information on Cabinet
member decisions, visit our Cabinet member decision
pages. Forthcoming decisions will be
here, and past decisions can be viewed
The Cabinet meets every month.
Meetings are generally open to the public although some meetings or
parts of meetings are held in private.
current Cabinet portfolios are as follows:
A Macpherson: Leader of the
S Bowles: Deputy Leader and
Cabinet Member for Economic Development
J Ward: Cabinet Member for
M Winn: Cabinet Member for
P Irwin: Cabinet Member for
Environment and Leisure
H Mordue: Cabinet Member for
Finance and Resources
P Strachan: Cabinet Member for
Planning and Enforcement
C Paternoster: Cabinet Member
for Strategic Planning and Infrastructure
Sir B Stanier Bt: Cabinet
Member for Waste and Licensing