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Committee details

Personnel Committee

Purpose of committee

The Committee consists of five Members, reflecting the political balance of the Council. It meets on an ad hoc basis.


The Committee is responsible for making changes to Human Resources policies and procedures, appointing staff at Head of Service level and above by means of an Appointments Panel, and for determining requests for the early release of pensions, although the financial implications of each request has to be approved the Executive.


Chief Executive Decisions

The Chief Executive can approve new or revised Human Resources policies and/or procedures.


Contacts:  Democratic Services Team


Further information links:

Part 7 Constitution - Regulatory and Other Committees


Contact information

Support officer: Moira Fraser / Janet Giddings.

Postal address:
Strategic Support
Council Offices
Market Street
RG14 5LD

Phone: (01635) 519045/519422

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