Staff Appointments Committee

Information on the Staff Appointments Committee at Suffolk County Council.

This Committee meets on demand and includes one member of the Cabinet.

It appoints the following officers of the County Council:

  • Chief Executive;
  • Assistant Director (Scrutiny and Monitoring) (Monitoring Officer);
  • Chief Fire Officer;
  • Deputy Chief Fire Officer;
  • Director for Adults and Community Services;
  • Director for Children and Young People's Services;
  • Director Public Health and Protection;
  • Director of Resource Management; and
  • Head of Finance (Section 151 Finance Officer) and other officers determined by Group Leaders in consultation with the Chief Executive.


The membership of this committee may alter depending on the appointment being considered. Membership at each meeting will be listed on the agenda.

There will be five Committee Members. This will consist of 3 Conservative Group Councillors, 1 Labour Group Councillor and 1 Liberal Democrat, Green and Independent Councillor.

Meeting dates

You're welcome to attend a meeting of the Staff Appointments Committee.

The papers and agendas for the meetings are available on our website five days before the meeting and will include venue details.

Committee Meeting Dates




Wednesday 18 November 2020 Remote Meeting 2.00pm

If you would like to contact us, please email or call 01473 265119, Monday to Friday; 9.30 am to 4.00 pm.

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