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Audit Committee

The Audit Committee is responsible for the promotion of best practice in the areas of risk management, financial procedures, internal controls, development of continuous improvement and review of External Audit issues. It comprises 6 Councillors and an Independent Chair. There is also an independent non-voting person who, at the invitation of the Chair, can comment on all aspects of the Committee's business in order to assist its deliberations.
01 May 2012 - onwards
Fixed
None
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  • Governance arrangements

Members

PartyNameRoleMembership Dates
SNP
Councillor Colin Cassidy Member 16/06/2020 - current
Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party
Councillor Andrew Hardie Member 23/05/2017 - current
Scottish Labour Party
Councillor Derek Milligan Member 23/05/2017 - current
Scottish Labour Party
Councillor Jim Muirhead Member 23/05/2017 - current
SNP
Councillor Kelly Parry Member 23/05/2017 - current
Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party
Councillor Peter Smaill Member 23/05/2017 - current

Appointees

Appointee NameAppointee RoleAppointee Membership Dates
Mr Peter de Vink Independent Member 26/09/2017 - current
Mr Mike Ramsay Independent Chair 29/08/2017 - current
Democratic Services
democratic.services@midlothian.gov.uk

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