Shared Services Joint Committee
Friday, 21st January, 2022 10.00 am

Venue: Virtual Meeting

Contact: Rachel Graves  Tel: 01270 686473 Email:

Link: Meeting Recording

No. Item


Apologies for Absence

To note attendances, substitutes, and any apologies for absence.


Declarations of Interest

To provide an opportunity for Members and Officers to declare any disclosable pecuniary and non-pecuniary interests in any item on the agenda.


Public Speaking Time/Open Session

Members of the public are entitled to address the Joint Committee on reports contained within the agenda.  One person can speak in support of each item, and one against, with a limit of three minutes each.  It would be helpful if any person wishing to speak would give prior notice to the Democratic Services Officer named below.


Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 60 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 26 November 2021.


Best4Business Update pdf icon PDF 116 KB

To update members on the latest position with regard to the implementation of the replacement HR and Finance system for the Councils and their partners.  


Shared Services Business Plans 2021- 22 - Quarter 3 Review pdf icon PDF 179 KB

To consider a report which provides a summary of the 2021-22 Quarter 3 position for the Shared Service arrangements between Cheshire East Council (CEC) and Cheshire West and Chester Council (CWC).

Additional documents:


Shared Service Review Update Report pdf icon PDF 102 KB

To receive an update of the progress of the shared services review.


Shared Services Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 52 KB

To consider the Shared Services Forward Plan.