Peer inspection of statutory officers required

By Heather Jameson | 25 January 2023

Local government should create its own register of statutory officers or risk further failures, Max Caller has told The MJ

Mr Caller, a regular reviewer and commissioner at failing authorities, said there was ‘no real rules’ on how the three statutory roles – monitoring officer, section 151 officer and head of paid service – should work and ‘no explicit qualifications’.

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