Committee details

Constitution Commission

Purpose of committee

The Constitution Commission has been appointed by Rutland County Council to review, monitor, and where necessary, recommend changes to the Constitution to full Council, in consultation with the Monitoring Officer, to ensure that it is fit for purpose.


It will undertake this role by:

a)    Reviewing areas in the Constitution to ensure that they are fit for purpose and put forward appropriate changes;

b)    Receiving requests to review certain areas of the Constitution;

c)    Considering changes proposed by Members, Officers and Committees;

d)    Recommending proposed changes to Council for approval.

e)    Being informed by the Monitoring officer where minor or consequential amendments to the Constitution have been made.


Contact information

Support officer: Tom Delaney. Email:

Phone: 01572 720993