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What does Cabinet do?

The Council is responsible for determining the Policy Framework and the Budget following proposals from the Cabinet. The Cabinet is collectively responsible for implementing the Policy Framework and the Budget and this includes taking decisions in respect of all executive functions as defined in the Local Government Act 2000 as amended.

Executive functions can be exercised by the Cabinet collectively, under joint arrangements or they can be delegated to individual Cabinet Members or Council officers.

Functions of Cabinet

  • Making recommendations to the Council on the formulation, adoption and revision of the Budget and the Policy Framework;
  • Reviewing the use and allocation of assets and resources within the approved Budget;
  • Making Key Decisions within the agreed Budget and Policy Framework;
  • Performance monitoring and management; and
  • Developing Council policy.

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