Strategic Policy Committees & Corporate Policy Group
The purpose of Strategic Policy Committees is to formulate, develop, monitor and review policies which relate to the functions of Dublin City Council and to advise the Council accordingly.
Strategic Policy Committee Scheme 2014 – 2019
The City Council at its meeting on the 22nd September approved the Dublin City Strategic Policy Committee Scheme 2014 – 2019. At its meeting on the 3rd November, the City Council approved the increase of the membership of the Transportation SPC by 3 (2 x City Councillors and 1 x Sectoral Organisation) -see Revision 1 below.
At its Meeting on the 11th May 2015, the City Council approved the final sectoral representation on the Planning & International Affairs SPC and on the Traffic SPC - see Revision 2 below.
The City Council at it’s meeting on the 11th January 2016 approved the replacement of the Dublin City Community Forum and the Environmental Pillar with the Public Participation Network (PPN) as Sectoral Organisations following the successful setting up of the PPN in Dublin City and the election of sectoral representatives from that network – see Revision 3 below.
There was a further revision of the SPC Scheme on 1st February 2016 when the City Council agreed to transfer certain responsibilities between SPCs and to set up a special Committee of Council to deal with Emergency Planning and related matters which formerly fell under the remit of the Finance SPC. Some name changes were also necessary following these changes – see Revised Scheme No 4 below for current titles and responsibilities of all the Dublin City SPCs.
A further revision of the SPC Scheme took place on the 13th June 2016 when the City Council approved replacement sectoral organisations on the Finance and Transport SPCs to replace outgoing organisations – see Revision No 5 below.
The SPC Scheme was further revised on the 5th September 2016 by a re-allocation of responsibility for International Relations - see Revision No 6 below.
- Dublin City Council Strategic Policy Scheme 2014 to 2019 - Revision 1
- Dublin City Council Strategic Policy Scheme 2014 to 2019 - Revision 2
- Dublin City Council Strategic Policy Scheme 2014 to 2019 - Revision 3
- Dublin City Council Strategic Policy Scheme 2014 to 2019 - Revision 4
- Dublin City Council Strategic Policy Scheme 2014 to 2019 - Revision 5
- Dublin City Council Strategic Policy Scheme 2014 to 2019 - Revision 6
- Guidance document for CPGs and SPCs
Chairpersons of SPCs :
The following Councillors have been appointed Chairpersons of the 7 SPCs :
|Ruairi McGinley - Finance & Emergency Services SPC (12 Members)|
Ciaran Cuffe - Transportation SPC (18 Members)
|Vincent Jackson - Arts, Culture and Recreation SPC (14 Members)|
|Daithí Doolan - Housing SPC (14 Members)|
|Naoise O Muiri - Environment SPC (10 Members)|
|Paul McAuliffe - Economic Development & Enterprise SPC (10 Members)|
Andrew Montague - Planning and Property Development SPC (10 Members)
Corporate Policy Group :
The members of the Corporate Policy Group are:
- The chairperson of each of the Strategic Policy Committees (above)
- The Lord Mayor