Measuring the effectiveness of scrutiny in Herts through outcomes and the impact on residents

By David Andrews and Seamus Quilty | 15 March 2019

In Hertfordshire, we pride ourselves on the independence of scrutiny. We have created a culture which allows scrutiny to operate effectively, with councillors from all parties being given an equal voice.

As with all large authorities – Hertfordshire has a population of 1.2m people – we are making thousands of important decisions a year, so scrutiny plays an integral role.

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