Committee details

SCR - Mayoral Combined Authority Board

Purpose of committee


The Sheffield City Region Mayoral Combined Authority is a formal membership of councils.


Formed in 2014, the constituent members of the Mayoral Combined Authority are Sheffield, Rotherham, Barnsley and Doncaster councils. The councils of Bassetlaw, Chesterfield, North East Derbyshire, Derbyshire Dales and Bolsover are ‘non-constituent’ members.


The Mayoral Combined Authority shapes policy and leads on decision-making.


On 4 May 2018, Dan Jarvis was elected as Mayor of the Sheffield City Region and became Chair of the Mayoral Combined Authority.


The meetings are held in public and are webcast.


Papers for these meetings are published 5 working days prior to each meeting and draft minutes are published within 10 clear working days of the meeting taking place.   Some papers may be withheld from publication. If this is the case, the agenda will indicate the appropriate exemption under Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972.


The final minutes of Board meetings are published within 10 clear working days of being approved.


Public Questions


You can attend a meeting Mayoral Combined Authority and ask a question directly, please note that you will need to submit your question in advance of the meeting.


If you want to ask a question at a Mayoral Combined Authority meeting but are unable to make it to the meeting, arrangements can be made for an Officer to ask the question on your behalf and communicate the response to you in writing.


Questions must be received in writing by 12 noon, at least 7 days prior to the meeting.  You will need to give your name and postal address and how you would like us to contact you, eg, email, letter or phone call.  You will be contacted by an Officer, using your preferred contact method, to inform you of arrangements for attending the meeting and asking your question on the day.


All questions should be clear, concise and limited to a maximum of 100 words.


An applicant may ask a maximum of 2 questions in any 6 month period.


Please submit your questions to:


We have an archive of papers for Mayoral Combined Authority meetings which took place before 31 March 2019, please click on the link below to view them:




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