Orkney Islands Council
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Policy and Resources

The Policy and Resources Committee is chaired by the Council Leader. The Committee plays a central role in the development of important, across-Council policies.

It ensures that the Council’s staff, finances, property and information technology resources are used effectively and efficiently. Members also make recommendations on the allocation of finance to each of the main council committees.

The Scheme of Administration, which sets out the referred and delegated functions of the Council and its Committees and Sub-committees, is available from the 'Related Downloads' section of this page.

Details of the Policy and Resources Committee meetings can be accessed by year through the links in this section.

Membership

The Policy and Resources Committee membership is made up of all 21 elected members.

Committee Membership details are available from the 'Related Downloads' section of this page.