Council services by letter

Executive post


Deputy Leader


The Deputy Leader of the Council shall have overall responsibility for:


·         Undertaking the responsibilities and delegated powers of the Leader of the Council, to the extent permitted by the Constitution, in the absence of the Leader;


·         The chairing of meetings of the Executive in the absence of the Leader of the Council.


(Note:  Full details of the Deputy Leader’s responsibilities can be found in Part 3A of the Council's Constitution).


The Deputy Leader is also the Regeneration, Planning & Employment Portfolio Holder.


Portfolio Holder Decisions taken by the Deputy Leader can be found on the Deputy Leader’s Decisions webpage. 


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