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Cherwell District Council and South Northamptonshire Council Joint Appeals Committee –– Terms of Reference


Area: The Joint Committee shall exercise its authority for the areas comprising of Cherwell District Council and South Northamptonshire Council


Membership: The committee shall be comprised of 6 councillors, 3 from Cherwell District Council and 3 from South Northamptonshire Council with 2 named substitutes from each authority. They may not be members of the Joint

Commissioning Committee. All councillors including substitutes will receive appropriate training before they can participate as a Committee member.


Terms of Reference

·         To hear and determine any appeals by or grievance appeals against the Head of Paid Service (Chief Executive).


  • To be the investigating committee for the purpose of disciplinary action in the case of an officer covered by the terms and conditions for Chief Executives and Chief Officers where this is permitted by law.


Quorum: will be 2 Members from each authority.


Chairman: the Chairman and Vice Chairman will be elected by the committee and will be representative of each authority.


Decision making: decision will be by a majority of Members of the committee present and voting.