Councillors and committees

Post

Leader of the Council

Description

The Leader is appointed at a meeting of the full Council. Usually the Leader of the Council is the leader of the political group with the largest number of Councillors, particularly where that group contains a majority of the Borough's Councillors.

 

Portfolio:

Overall strategic direction of the Council

Overall direction of One Kingston programme

Community leadership and community planning

Strategic partnerships including Voluntary, community and statutory partners

Council communications

Constitutional issues and Electoral Services

Human resources and equality

Legal affairs

Economic development and regeneration

Tourism

Regulatory services

Emergency planning and business continuity

ICT

Public health

 

 

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