Decision Making - Administrative Scheme

Decision Making

The Administrative Scheme is approved at the first statutory meeting of each new Council (following Local Government Elections). Throughout the term of the Council this requires regular updating to reflect changes in the Council's decision making and organisational structures / strategic responsibilities. The current version can be found in the documents section

The Administrative Scheme of East Dunbartonshire Council is the rule book which governs how the Council works. The scheme covers:

View How our meetings are conducted and decisions are made.

Membership of decision making bodies

View our Committee structure.

Powers of the Council/Committees

View the Delegated powers to/remits of committees etc

Delegated powers to officers

Read the Service areas and decision making powers attributed to Senior Officers.

Financial regulations

Read our Statutory rules for ensuring financial propriety.

Contract standing orders

View our rules governing contracts for providing/receiving goods and services.

Standing orders governing the lease or disposal of heritable property

View our rules governing disposal/lease of heritable property.