2023 Action Scorecards

Action Scorecards 2023

Question: Does the combined authority have a Portfolio Holder that has Climate Change explicitly in their remit?

Question code
Governance & Finance (CA)
Elected Climate Change portfolio holder
Volunteer Research
Question weight


Criteria met if the combined authority has a role such as Chair of Environment Committee or any title or portfolio holder with the words climate change, climate action, climate emergency, environmental sustainability, environment or similar in it.
This role can be merged with another role, such as environment and transport or split across multiple roles, such as one named person for sustainable transport and another for low carbon energy.
Related role names are valid, such as: (Deputy Portfolio Holder) Low Carbon and Renewable Energy.


A Climate Champion (listed as a responsibility) is not valid for a point and neither is Chair or Cabinet member for Environmental Services.

Question performance

0 points

4 Combined Authorities

1 point

7 Combined Authorities
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority1/1cambridgeshirepeterborough-ca.gov.uk
Greater London Authority1/1london.gov.uk
Greater Manchester Combined Authority1/1greatermanchester-ca.gov.uk
Liverpool City Region Combined Authority1/1moderngov.merseytravel.gov.uk
North of Tyne Combined Authority1/1northoftyne-ca.gov.uk
South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority1/1governance.southyorkshire-ca.gov.uk
West Midlands Combined Authority1/1
North East Combined Authority0/1
Tees Valley Combined Authority0/1
West of England Combined Authority0/1
West Yorkshire Combined Authority0/1