Name of Meeting: Convention
Date: Fri, 12/12/2014 - 11:30 - 13:30
Type: This meeting is private. Only registered members of the meeting can access agenda items.
Venue: Verity House,
19 Haymarket Yards,


Items to be taken in Public Session

1. Strengthening Local Democracy in Scotland
2. Constitutional Protection for Local Government
3. Lord Smith Commission
4. COSLA Convention Strategic Programme

Items to be taken in Private Session

5. COSLA Budget 15/16
6. Future Model for Community Justice in Scotland


7. Convention 31st October 2014 – For Approval
8. Leaders 26th September 2014 – For Information
9. Zero Waste Task Group 14th March 2014 – For Information
10. Meeting Dates for 2015 for noting: 13th March; 26th June; and 30th October.


Political Group Pre-Meetings will be held in Verity House, with rooms being made available from 9.00am, the allocation of rooms is as follows:

SNP Group:  Burns I (First Floor)
Labour Group:  Scott Suite (First Floor)
Liberal Democrat Group:  Dunbar (First Floor)
Conservative Group:  McCaig (Ground Floor)
Independent Group:  Burns II (First Floor)
Chief Executives’ (SOLACE) Meeting: Caledonian Suite (Ground Floor)