LEICESTER, LEICESTERSHIRE AND RUTLAND COMBINED FIRE AUTHORITY CORPORATE GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE
THURSDAY 13 JULY 2023 at 10.00AM
Location: Gartree Committee Room, County Hall, Glenfield
- Appointment of Chairman.
- Election of Vice Chairman.
- Apologies for absence.
- To receive declarations by members of interests in respect of items on this agenda.
- To advise of any other items which the Chair has decided to take as urgent.
- Chairman’s Announcements.
- Minutes of the meeting held on 15 March 2023.
- External Audit Strategy Memorandum 2022/23. Appendix – Audit Strategy Memorandum.
- After the Incident Survey Annual Report 2022/23. Appendix – After the Incident Survey Results 2022/23.
- Performance Monitoring April 2022 to March 2023 and April to May 2023. Appendix 1 – Performance Update: April 2022 to March 2023, Appendix 2 – Performance Update: April to May 2023 , Appendix 3 – Performance Report.
- Service Development Programme and ‘Our Plan 2020-24’ –
- Draft Statement of Accounts and Annual Governance Statement. Appendix – Draft Annual Accounts 2022/23.
- Progress Against the Internal Audit Plan 2022/23. Appendix 1 – Progress against the Internal Audit Plan 2022-23 at 28 June 2023, Appendix 2 – Statutory & constitutional requirements and working arrangements.
- Head of Internal Audit Services Annual Report 2022/23. Appendix – Head of Internal Audit Service Annual Report 2022-23, Annex 1 – The Head of Internal Audit Service Annual Opinion on the overall adequacy and Effectiveness of the control environment 2022-23, Annex 2- Work supporting the HoIAS Annual Opinion 2022-23, Annex 3 – LCCIAS –Summary Self-Assessment Conformance to PSIAS – June 2023, Annex 4 – LCCIAS – Quality Assurance Improvement Programme – June 2023.
- Procurement and Waivers Annual Report. Appendix – Mobilising System Replacement Contract.
- Staff Engagement and Culture Survey – Action Plan. A PowerPoint presentation will be given for this item.
- Sickness Analysis April 2022 to March 2023. Appendix 1 – Wholetime Sickness – April 2022 to March 2023, Appendix 2 – National Fire and Rescue Service Sickness Absence Report.
- Governance Update. Appendix A – Register of Members’ Interests 2023/24, Appendix B – Politically Restricted Posts – July 2023, Appendix C – Service Policy: Anti-Fraud, Anti-Bribery and Corruption, Appendix D – Service Procedure: Anti-Fraud, Anti-Bribery and Corruption and Theft, Appendix E – Proposed revisions to the LFRS Constitution.
- Urgent Items.
- Date of Next Meeting. The next meeting of the Corporate Governance Committee will be held on 20 September 2023 at 2.00pm at Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Services Headquarters.