Issue details

Embedding Environmental Sustainability in Council Activities

The purpose of this report is to outline the ways in which environmental sustainability is embedded in Council activities, policies, and strategies, with a specific focus on climate change considerations.

The report focuses on those measures and activities that are in place, or in development, and are relevant across the whole Council. Therefore, the information provided is not exhaustive, with further examples available at a Departmental and Service levels.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Decision due: 23 May 2022 by Improvement and Scrutiny Committee – Climate Change, Biodiversity and Carbon Reduction

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Strategic Leadership, Culture, Tourism and Climate Change

Lead director: Executive Director - Place

Department: Place

Contact: Joanna Jackson Email:, Caroline Toplis, Programme Manager - Climate Change Email:

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  • Embedding Environmental Sustainability in Council Activities