Dorset Council - Resources Scrutiny Committee
Monday, 30th September, 2019 10.00 am

Venue: Committee Room C, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, DT1 1UZ (DT1 1EE for sat nav). View directions

Contact: Helen Whitby  01305 224187 - Email:

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To receive any apologies for absence.



Declarations of Interest

To receive any declarations of interest.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 100 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 16 July 2019.


Public Participation

To receive questions or statements on the business of the committee from town and parish councils and members of the public.


Urgent items

To consider any items of business which the Chairman has had prior notification and considers to be urgent pursuant to section 100B (4) b) of the Local Government Act 1972. The reason for the urgency shall be recorded in the minutes.



Dorset Council's Transformation Plan

Dorset Council’s transformation plan is currently being developed by officers and lead members. Once complete the plan will describe the action required across the organisation to enable the Council to achieve its long term priorities within the funding available.


At the meeting Officers will present details of work undertaken to date to develop the transformation plan and explain the key themes and supporting governance arrangements.


2020/21 Budget Briefing

The presentation will explain the Dorset Council budget setting process for 2020/21 including an assessment of the implications for Dorset Council following the announcement of the outcome of the 2019 Spending Round by the Chancellor on 4th September 2019.



Resources Scrutiny Committee - Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 36 KB

To consider the Committee's Forward Plan.


Cabinet Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 157 KB

To consider the latest Cabinet Forward Plan.