Committee details

Environment and Neighbourhood Committee

Purpose of committee

The functions of this committee were transposed to the Environment and Sustainable Transport Committee from 24 November 2020.


To carry out those statutory and non-statutory functions falling within its area of responsibility as set out below, working within the budget and policy framework previously approved by Council, except where such functions remain reserved to the Council or have been delegated to any other Committee within the Council’s Scheme of Delegation. 


To recommend to Full Council new or changes in previously approved policies. 


To make joint arrangements or delegate decision making to Strategic Directors. However, this does not prevent that Committee from choosing to exercise the function itself. 


Areas of Responsibility include:


·         Arboricultural Services

·         Arts and Heritage Services

·         Environmental Health

·         Environmental Sustainability and Biodiversity

·         Heritage

·         Highways

·         Leisure Services

·         Library Services

·         Parking

·         Parks, Allotments, Playgrounds and Cemeteries

·         Public Halls

·         Registration Services

·         Street Cleansing

·         Sutton Life Centre

·         Theatres

·         Travel and Transport

·         Waste Services


Contact information

Support officer: Cassie Fraser-Shanley, Committee Services Officer. Tel: 020 8770 4990, Email:

Postal address:
Civic Offices
St Nicholas Way