Strategy and Planning

The next meeting for the Strategy and Planning committee is on n/a

Reporting

The Strategy and Planning Committee will formally report in writing to the Authority highlighting progress against the Policing Plan and Strategy development processes and any significant matters arising.

Responsibilities

  • Advising on the preparation of the annual budget
  • Ensuring appropriate consultation in the preparation of the budget
  • Reviewing the annual PSA charges and understanding the reasons for any significant movements
  • To produce a draft Strategy and Medium Term Financial Plan (MTFP) for consideration by the Authority
  • To set out the desired culture and behaviours in alignment with the Strategy
  • To oversee development of subordinate strategies including those relating to people,  equality and diversity
  • To prepare the Policing Plan in line with the strategy and stakeholder requirements
  • To ensure effective consultation with stakeholders in the preparation of the Strategy, MTFP, and Policing Plan.
  • To agree performance metrics with the force
  • To oversee development of an annual report from the Authority
  • Business case approvals in line with delegation limits set out in the code of governance

Milestones

  • MTFP recommendation to the full Authority
  • Strategy recommendation to the full Authority
  • Policing Plan recommendation to the full Authority
  • Agreement of performance metrics

The Strategy and Planning Committee replaces the Finance Committee for many functions.

Meetings

The Strategy and Planning Committee will meet at least 4 times a year.  The Chair of the Committee may convene additional meetings, as they deem necessary.