Audit & Governance Committee
The Audit and Governance Committee’s role is to assure sound governance, effective internal control and financial management of the Combined Authority, and to ensure that Combined Authority observes high standards of conduct in public office. The Committee is made up of one member from each of the five Constituent Authorities plus two independent members, one covering advice in relation to standards matters and one to assist the Committee in the discharge of its financial functions.
Cllr Charles Johnson (Darlington Borough Council)
Cllr Sandra Belcher (Hartlepool Borough Council)
Cllr Nicky Walker (Middlesbrough Council)
Cllr Michael Dick (Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council)
Cllr Barry Woodhouse (Stockton-On-Tees Borough Council)
Paul Bury (Independent Member – Standards)