Venue: Room 116, West Midlands Combined Authority, 16 Summer Lane, Birmingham, B19 3SD

Contact: Janna Simpson, Governance Services Officer 

No. Item

Items of Public Business


Welcome and Introductions

Presented By: Chair


Apologies for Absence

Presented By: Chair


Declarations of Interest

Members are reminded of the need to declare any disclosable prejudicial interests they have in any item being discussed during the course of the meeting. In addition, the receipt of any gift or hospitality should be declared where the value of it was thought to have exceeded £25 (gifts) or £40 (hospitality).

Presented By: Chair

The committee will question the Mayor and the Portfolio Lead for Finance, in public, as part of its role of holding them to account. Questions put to the Mayor and/or the Portfolio Lead for Finance will be based on matters related to the proposed draft 2024/25 budget.


The Mayor's Opening Statement

Presented By: Mayor


Questions to the Mayor and the Portfolio Lead for Finance from Members of the Committee

Presented By: Scrutiny Members


Closing Comments from the Mayor and Chair

Presented By: Mayor / Chair

At the conclusion of the Q&A session, members will be asked to consider which (if any) further questions or other items they would like to draw to the attention of the WMCA Board when it meets on 12 January 2024.