Health and Environment Committee

Purpose of committee

This Committee ceased from 1 May 2013.


The Health and Environment Committee scrutinised the work of the Mayor and investigated matters of importance to Greater London relating to the environment, sustainable development and the promotion of health in London. The Committee investigated the implications of National Health Service Reforms (NHS), food poverty and air pollution.  It also lobbied for action on previous recommendations including recommendations on: water management and fuel poverty.


The Committee participated in debates and consultations on the environmental impact of transport infrastructure, including the High Speed 2 rail link and London's airports. 


The Health and Environment Committee’s terms of reference can be viewed here.


Agendas, minutes and other papers for meetings of this committee may be accessed at the link at the top of the page. 


Contact information

Support officer: Camelia Thomas, Committee Officer; Telephone: 020 7983 4795; E-mail:  [email protected]; Minicom: 020 7983 4458..