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The aim of scrutiny is to make a difference by holding to account those that are making decisions that affect our District, and also by making proposals for major projects and services that will improve the economic, environmental and social well being of the District.

About Scrutiny

What it's about and how it works at Dover District Council


The main local principles forming the foundation

Public Speaking

Apply to speak at an Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Public Involvement

How you can get involved in the Council’s scrutiny process


There are two Scrutiny Committees at Dover District Council

Contact Democratic Support

Telephone: 01304 872304


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