Local Government Act 2002

Monitoring and reporting

65 Performance monitoring

(1)

A local authority that is a shareholder in a council organisation must regularly undertake performance monitoring of that organisation to evaluate its contribution to the achievement of—

(a)

the local authority’s objectives for the organisation; and

(b)

(if applicable) the desired results, as set out in the organisation’s statement of intent; and

(c)

the overall aims and outcomes of the local authority.

(2)

A local authority must, as soon as practicable after a statement of intent of a council-controlled organisation is delivered to it,—

(a)

agree to the statement of intent; or

(b)

if it does not agree, take all practicable steps under clause 6 of Schedule 8 to require the statement of intent to be modified.

Section 65(1)(b): amended, on 7 July 2004, by section 5(1) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 63).

Section 65(2): amended, on 7 July 2004, by section 5(2) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 63).

Section 65(2)(a): amended, on 7 July 2004, by section 5(3) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 63).