Committee details

Lewes District Council Audit and Governance Committee

Purpose of committee

The Audit and Governance Committee provides independent assurance of the adequacy of the risk management framework and the associated control environment, independent scrutiny of the authority's financial and non-financial performance to the extent that it affects the authority's exposure to risk and weakens the control environment, and to oversee the financial reporting process.  (Note - this Committee was named the ‘Audit and Standards Committee’ until May 2023)


The Committee also promotes and maintains high standards of conduct by Members and Co-opted Members of the Council.

·        Attending and speaking at public meetings


Contact information

Support officer: Committee Services on 01273 471600..