Agenda and draft minutes

Venue: John Meikle Room, The Deane House, Belvedere Road, Taunton TA1 1HE. View directions

Contact: Patricia Jones 

No. Item


Apologies for Absence


Public Question Time

Members of the public who reside or work in the Avon and Somerset Force

area may submit a statement or petition or ask a maximum of two questions

at a Panel meeting.


Statements or questions should be e-mailed to, or sent to the Democratic Services Team, County Hall Taunton TA1 4DY (marked for the attention of Patricia Jones). Statements must be received no later than 12pm on Tuesday 19th March. Questions must be received no later than 3 clear working days before the meeting (5pm on Thursday 14th March 2024).


Please note that all statements and questions must relate to matters that fall within

the Panel’s functions and responsibilities.


Declarations of Interest

The Statutory Register of Member’s Interests can be inspected by contacting Patricia Jones in the Democratic Services Team on Tel: 07855 284506 or


Minutes of the Meeting held on 1st February 2024 pdf icon PDF 208 KB

To confirm as a correct record.


Matters Arising

To consider any matters arising or actions emerging from the minutes.


Chair's Business

To receive any updates from the Chair.


Business Crime Report pdf icon PDF 814 KB

Assurance reportsetting out challenges and new strategic approach devised to improve Business Crime in Avon and Somerset. 


Commissioner's Update Report pdf icon PDF 276 KB

To receive an update on the Commissioner’s activities since the last meeting.


Performance Report pdf icon PDF 221 KB

To consider and discuss the latest performance information.


Standing Complaints Report pdf icon PDF 74 KB

To provide the Panel with an overview of all complaints.

Additional documents:


Work Programme pdf icon PDF 65 KB

To note the current work programme.


Panel Costs Report pdf icon PDF 191 KB

Members are invited to consider the end of year budget information. 



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Date of Next Meeting

The date of the next meeting is 27th June 2024 at 10am in the Deane House, Taunton.