Corporate Joint Committees (CJCs)
supporting member authorities to establish what support is needed to support the establishment of CJCs.
Development of sector model for self-assessment challenge & support, including coordinating of local peer challenge and support. The self assessment and panel assessment work will support authorities embed their new performance duties through the Local Government and Elections (Wales) Act 2021.
Performance and governance of local authorities: statutory guidance | GOV.WALES
Panel Performance Assessments
Development and agreement of a framework and model for panel assessments, plus delivery of two pilots of panel assessment approaches.
Revised Model Constitution
Work with Lawyers in Local Government to review the national model constitution and constitution guide to be adapted locally.
Public Engagement and Participation
Facilitate good practice exchange and support, coproduction and public engagement. Support work around the development of the Welsh Government commissioned Democracy Handbook.
Data and Intelligence
Work with members and Data Cymru to develop and agree consistent set of core performance measures for Welsh Councils and build local data skills, capability and capacity around open-data, social-media analysis and public engagement.
For further information about any of the support, please contact Daniel Hurford: