• Involve local people in shaping and strongly influencing the policies and programmes of Lambeth Council and other relevant agencies
  • Understand the needs and aspirations of all members of the Norwood community
  • Secure timely consultation with Lambeth Council and other relevant agencies and stakeholders to raise awareness of initiatives at local level
  • Provide a platform for local people to voice their views
  • Monitor and comment on the impact of Lambeth Council policies, programmes, and performance on the Norwood area
  • Act as a proactive voice on behalf of local communities in the Norwood area, proposing initiatives and identifying specific priorities and problems
  • Identify, where possible, opportunities for regeneration and investment, whilst also protecting and enhancing the historic and diverse character of the Norwood area
  • Use its influence to help promote and market the Norwood area
  • Identify ways of improving the local environment and amenity
  • To promote equality of opportunity in the Norwood area such that all members of the community can partake equally in the life of the community, and are able to contribute fully to the work of the Forum