The purpose of an SPC is to formulate, develop, monitor and review policies which relate to the functions of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council and to advise the Council accordingly. Membership of the SPC comprises of elected Councillors and representatives of the following sectors:
- Trade Union
The Council's 6 SPCs are:
- Community Development, Culture and Ageing SPC
- Economic Development and Enterprise SPC
- Environment, Climate Change and Energy SPC
- Planning SPC
- Social Housing SPC
- Transportation and County Wide Movement SPC
Corporate Policy Group
The Corporate Policy Group (CPG) consists of the Cathaoirleach, who chairs the group, together with the Chairs of the SPCs.
The CPG co-ordinates and links the work of the various SPCs and acts as a forum where policy decisions affecting the entire Council can be agreed for recommendation to the full Council.