Join the Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Panel as a independent co-opted member

19 days ago

The Dyfed Powys Police and Crime Panel is seeking to appoint 2 Independent Co-opted Members. The Panel is an independent public body established in accordance with the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011 and is responsible for the following functions:

  • Support the Dyfed Powys Police and Crime Commissioner to exercise their functions effectively.
  • Review the Police Commissioner’s annual draft Police and Crime Plan.
  • Review the Police and Crime Commissioner’s annual draft budget.
  • Review and scrutinise decisions and actions taken by the Police and Crime Commissioner.
  • If necessary, review the proposed appointment or removal of the Chief Constable.
  • Make reports or recommendations to the Police and Crime Commissioner as needed.

Applicants for the Independent member roles must not be:

  • A member of the Dyfed Powys Police and Crime Commissioner staff.
  • A member of the Dyfed Powys Police civilian staff.
  • A member of Parliament; the Welsh Parliament, or Scottish Parliament.
  • A member of a local authority within the Dyfed Powys Police area.

Completed application forms should be returned by no later than 30/06/2024.

How to apply:

A copy of the application form can be requested by emailing the Panel Support Officer Robert Edgecombe on

Completed applications should be sent to Robert Edgecombe, County Hall, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire. SA31 1JP or emailed to