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The role of the cabinet

The cabinet system makes the major decisions about council services and many others that you use on a day-to-day basis.

The cabinet normally meets monthly. Its role is to lead in the preparation of the council's policies and budget, to lead the community planning process and the attainment of best value.

The cabinet is made up of the leader and nine other councillors who are chosen by the county council from the majority party, currently Conservative. Each cabinet member has an individual area of responsibility also known as his or her portfolio.

Cabinet Structure 

Cabinet Members (8)

  • Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Economy and Skills -  Philip White

  • Cabinet Member for Health and Care - Mike Wilcox

  • Cabinet Member for Environment, Infrastructure and Climate Change - Simon Tagg

  • Cabinet Member for Strategic Highways - Mark Deaville

  • Cabinet Member for Finance and Resources - Ian Parry

  • Cabinet Member for Communities and Culture - Victoria Wilson

  • Cabinet Member for Children and Young People - Mark Sutton

  • Cabinet Member for Education (and SEND) - Jonathan Price

Support Members with specific portfolios (3)

  • Cabinet Support Member for Public Health and Integrated Care - Paul Northcott

  • Cabinet Support Member for Highways (Operations North) - Keith Flunder

  • Cabinet Support Member for Highways (Operations South) - Robert Pritchard

Cabinet meetings are also webcast. View cabinet webcasts.

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