Latest service reviews launched today

By on 11/09/2013 in News, Service Reviews

Birmingham City Council today made the latest in a series of announcements about the Service Reviews.

Green papers have been released containing details of the two Reviews below.

A Well Managed and Resilient City

This review covered services which support the proper regulation of commercial and social life in the city:

  • Bereavement Services
  • Mortuary/ Coroner's Office
  • Registrar's Office
  • Licensing
  • Traffic Management and Regulation
  • On Street Parking and Enforcement
  • Trading Standards
  • Environmental Health
  • Birmingham City Laboratory (BCL)
  • Emergency Planning (incl. Control Centre/ CCTV)
  • Planning Administration and Management and Local Land Charges

Download the green paper

Support Services 2

The review looked at functions necessary to run the council as a business which were not covered in the first Support Services review earlier in the year:

  • Civic Catering
  • Building Cleaning
  • Services Management (e.g. Building Security)
  • Customer Services
  • Professional Support Services (PSS)

The review of internal charging is still going on and will report later in the year.

Download the green paper

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Write to: Service Reviews, Room 221, Council House, B1 1BB.

Comments and suggestions received will be fed back to the specific Review boards and will be taken into account by the council's leadership when the proposals are put together for the 2014/15 budget in December.

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