Committee details

Communities, Environment and Highways Select Committee

Purpose of committee

Please note that due to the Covid-19 pandemic, all future meetings of this Committee will be conducted remotely until further notice. These meetings will be streamed live on the council’s website, allowing the public to observe proceedings. All meeting papers, decision sheets and minutes will continue to be published on the council’s website. The live discussion can be watched at


The services that fall within the remit of the Communities, Environment and Highways Select Committee include:


·         Waste and recycling

·         Highways

·         Major infrastructure

·         Investment/Commercial Strategy (including Assets)

·         Economic Growth

·         Housing

·         Local Enterprise Partnerships

·         Countryside

·         Planning

·         Aviation and Sustainable Transport

·         Flood Prevention

·         Emergency Management

·         Community Engagement and Safety

·         Fire and Rescue

·         Trading Standards


Webcasts of Select Committee meetings



Contact information

Support officer: Ross Pike, Scrutiny Business Manager.

Postal address:
Room 122
County Hall
Kingston upon Thames

Phone: 020 8541 7368