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

 

Contact Scrutiny

Scrutiny 
Corporate Services Department
Merton Civic Centre
Morden
SM4 5DX
Tel: 020 8545 3864 
Email: scrutiny@merton.gov.uk