Getting involved in scrutiny is one of the best ways to influence decision-making at the council as councillors will hear your experiences directly.
Members of the public can:
All panels are able to appoint residents and community representatives to participate as non-voting co-optees to support non-executive councillors to make balanced, evidence-based recommendations.
Attending as a witness
If you are invited to attend scrutiny as a witness, this guide tells you what to expect.
Scrutiny Witness Guide
Corporate Services Department
Merton Civic Centre
Tel: 020 8545 3864