purpose of this Committee is to advise the Portfolio Holder
responsible for climate change and environmental sustainability and
for matters more specifically related to services or corporate
direction, the relevant service Portfolio Holder or Cabinet, as
appropriate, on matters relating to climate change and
environmental sustainability including, but not limited
Understanding how climate change could affect the
District Council’s services and developing and recommending
appropriate mitigating actions.
Reviewing the internal operations of the Council
with a view to promoting sustainability, adopting best practice and
strengthening the Council’s environmental
Providing community leadership on climate change and
sustainability, facilitating and engaging public sector partners,
businesses, community groups and the public.
Influencing and interpreting county, regional and
national policy for the benefit of South Cambridgeshire.
Making recommendations on bids for funding relating
to climate change.