Environment and Community Services Policy Development and Scrutiny Committee

Purpose of committee

The Environment and Community Services PDS Committee examines executive decisions and reviews policy on transport (highways development, traffic, road safety and parking), street services, waste and recycling and parks and open spaces.


In accordance with the Council’s Constitution, questions from the public that are not specific to reports on the agenda must have been received in writing by 5pm, 10 working days before the date of the meeting.


So, for the meeting on 16th March 2023 the deadline for receipt of general questions not on the agenda will be 5pm on Thursday, 2nd March 2023.


Questions specifically on reports on the agenda should be received within two working days of the normal publication date of the agenda. The deadline is given on each agenda. For the meeting on 16th March 2023, questions on reports on the agenda should be received by 5pm on Friday, 10th March.


When submitting questions, each question should be limited to around 50 words, and please specify if you would like to attend the meeting and receive an oral response, or if you would like to receive a written response. We will endeavour to supply written responses as soon as possible after the meeting. 


At special meetings, only questions relating to reports on the agenda are taken.


There is limited space available in the public gallery for members of the public to observe these meetings. If you wish to attend a meeting in person (other than to ask a question) please let us know by completing our online form –


General queries and questions can be directed to the Committee Clerk at:


Tel. 0208 313 4316




Contact information

Support officer: Stephen Wood. 020 8313 4316

Postal address:
W86, West Wing
Bromley Civic Centre
Stockwell Close
Bromley, Kent

Phone: 020 8313 4316

Fax: 020 8290 0608