Committee details

Audit and Risk Management Committee

Purpose of committee

The Audit and Risk Management Committee provides independent assurance to the members and other parties of the adequacy of the risk management framework and the internal control environment. It provides independent review of Fenland District Council’s governance, risk management and control frameworks and oversees the financial reporting and annual governance processes. It oversees internal audit and external audit, helping to ensure efficient and effective assurance arrangements are in place. It also ensures the Council is managing the risk of ensuring services have the resources to deliver on the Council’s statutory responsibilities and corporate priorities whilst recognising the Council’s financial position.

Membership

Contact information

Support officer: Niall Jackson. Member Services and Governance Officer