About The Committee
Welcome to the Local Government and Regeneration Committee webpage.
The role of the Committee is to examine issues which fall within its remit. This includes scrutiny of Scottish Government policy, expenditure and administration in the area of local government, planning and regeneration across Scotland.
The Committee meetings are generally open to the public and convened weekly on Wednesday mornings. The agenda and public papers are made available on our Current Business section. To book tickets contact the Parliament’s Visitor Services Department.
Next Local Government and Regeneration Committee Meeting
Date: 5th Meeting, Wednesday 03 February 2016
Decision on taking business in private
The Committee will decide whether to take items 7 and 8 in private
The Committee will take evidence on the Local Authority (Capital Finance and Accounting) (Scotland) Regulations 2016 [draft]
John Swinney (Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Constitution and Economy) to move—S4M-15459—That the Local Government and Regeneration Committee recommends that the Local Authority (Capital Finance and Accounting) (Scotland) Regulations 2016 [draft] be approved
Draft Budget Scrutiny 2016-17
The Committee will take evidence on the Scottish Government's Draft Budget 2016-17
The Committee will consider the following negative instrument—
Local Government Pension Scheme (Scotland) Amendment (No. 2) Regulations 2015 (SSI 2015/448)
Scottish Public Service Ombudsman
The Committee will take evidence
Scottish Public Services Ombudsman
The Committee will consider the evidence it has received
Official Report of Meeting 3 February 2016
Minutes of proceedings of 3 February 2016 (88KB pdf)
Read the latest report from the Local Government and Regeneration Committee
3rd Report, 2016 (Session 4): Subordinate Legislation