Most of the Council’s business is done in Committee meetings and there are four standing committees of the Council (the Policy & Management Committee; the Planning & Environment Committee; the Audit Committee; and the Mayoralty Committee). There are two other formal groups details of which are recorded here – the Staffing Sub-Committee which is a sub committee of the Policy & Management Committee and the Neighbourhood Plan Ad Hoc Advisory Group whch is a group formed by the Planning & Environment Committee. Each standing committee of the Council may also appoint working groups which have a life of just a year and meet informally. The Council’s Committees each consist of between five and nineteen Town Councillors.
Please find more details about Town Councillors here.
Meetings of the Council and its Committees are conducted in accordance with Standing Orders which may be found here.