Appendix A

Governance Options for Biodiversity and Climate Change


Option1 Status Quo Policy and Resources maintain responsibility for Biodiversity and Climate Change Strategy and Action Plan as it is cross cutting.








Option 2 Policy and Resources with Overview and Scrutiny



Option 3 Plan split by Service Committee

Strategy and Action Plan themes matched to Service Committees


Strategic Planning and Infrastructure,Economic Regeneration and Leisure ,Community, Housing and Environment ,Buildings,Generating Renewable Energy,Reducing waste and Energy used in processing

,Adapting to Climate Change,Enhancing and Increasing Biodiversity,Making Our Estate Carbon Neutral ,Communications
Decision Making Processes and Governance
























Option 4 Communities, Housing and Environment Committee takes on Biodiversity and Climate Change as the decision making committee