The Performance & Practice sub-committee is made up of representatives from eight authorities, plus representatives from COSLA, RTPI Scotland and Improvement Service. The Chair of this sub-committee is Christina Cox (Stirling Council) and the Vice Chair is Pamela Clifford (West Dunbartonshire Council). Its role is to:
- provide support, guidance and advice to the Executive Committee in respect of all relevant matters which are not within the role or remit of the Development Planning or Development Management sub-committees. This includes performance management; training, education and development; and planning finance and resources
- Influence and develop opportunities to work collaboratively to make a positive contribution to planning reforms and improvements by identifying good practice, benchmarking across member authorities, and representing the views of Scottish planning authorities
- Act as an initiator of change and improvement by consulting, lobbying, leading and challenging on behalf of the Executive Committee.