Decision details

Information Governance Update

Decision Maker: Cabinet

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

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


The Cabinet considered a report of the Executive Director (Legal and Democratic Services) providing a summary of the Council’s key actions concerning information governance and management during 2020/21.




1. That the Senior Information Risk Owner (SIRO) Annual Report 2020/21 on Information Governance, be noted.


2. That the key actions taken during 2020/21 and the opportunities and challenges for 2021/22, be noted.


Reasons for decision:


To ensure that the Council holds personal data securely, disseminates information effectively and is transparent and enabling in its handling of information and operates within the necessary legal framework.


Other options:


It is a requirement of the Council’s Information Management Strategy that an annual report is made to Councillors.


Note: This is an Executive Function

Eligible for call-in to: Policy and Resources Scrutiny Committee

Cabinet Member: Cllr Gilbert

Report author: John Williams

Publication date: 17/09/2021

Date of decision: 14/09/2021

Decided at meeting: 14/09/2021 - Cabinet

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