Committee Functions

The joint SmartGrowth Implementation Committee has delegated authority to implement the SmartGrowth Strategy and Implementation Plan

The joint SmartGrowth Implementation Committee has delegated authority to implement the SmartGrowth Strategy and Implementation Plan in accordance with the following functions:

  • Overseeing the implementation of the 2013 SmartGrowth strategy update in particular the strategy actions.
  • Ensuring organisation systems and resources support the strategy implementation.
  • Taking responsibility for progressing those actions specifically allocated to the “SmartGrowth Implementation Committee” in the strategy and making sure the implementation does occur.
  • Monitoring and reporting progress against milestones.
  • Over-viewing the management of the risks identified in implementation.
  • Reviewing and recommending adjustments to the strategy if circumstances change.
  • Identifying and resolving any consultation inconsistencies between the SmartGrowth strategies and subsequent public consultation processes of the partner Councils.
  • Facilitating consultation with the community.
  • Establishing and maintaining the SmartGrowth Partner Forums
  • Having an agreed Memorandum of Agreement with the Social Sector Forum to utilise that Forum.
  • Selecting and appointing an Independent Chairman Implementing a Memorandum of Agreement

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