2015/16 Council Meetings

Listed here are all of the published council meetings for the municipal year, 2015/16.

Previous years' meeting are available using the links below:

For dates of future meetings please refer to our meetings calendar.  

Agendas for meetings are published 5 clear working days before the date of the meeting.

  • Council
    There are six Full Council meetings a year, held once every two months. All 39 Councillors meet together as the Council to agree Council Policy and set the Council Budget each year.
  • Executive
    The Executive is responsible for most of the Council’s day-to-day decisions. The Executive meets once a month.
  • Joint Consultative Committee
    The Joint Consultative Committee meets as when necessary to discuss issues relating to terms and conditions of employment.
  • Planning & Development Committee
    The Planning and Development Committee consider all major applications. The majority of minor and householder applications are determined by the Head of Planning and Regeneration under powers delegated by the Council.
  • Audit Committee
    Audit Committee will meet 4 times a year. Membership is made up of 8 Members (including 1 independent non-elected Member).
  • Overview & Scrutiny Committee
    The Overview and Scrutiny Committee meets following a meeting of the Council’s Executive to consider those Executive decisions prior to them being implemented.
  • Community Select Committee
    The Community Select Committee will determine a Scrutiny work programme to examine the spending, policies and administration of the Council’s services within the scope of the Strategic Director (Community) not including Housing.
  • Environment & Economy Select Committee
    The Environment and Economy Select Committee will determine a Scrutiny work programme to examine the spending, policies and administration of the Council’s services within the scope of the Strategic Director (Environment).
  • Licensing Committee
    The Licensing Committee is responsible for the granting of Licences under the Licensing Act 2003.
  • General Purposes Committee
    The General Purposes Committee is responsible for the granting of all Licences and the hearing of appeals (except Licenses under the 2003 Licensing Act).
  • Appointments Committee
    The Appointments Committee meets as and when necessary for the appointment of Senior Officers at Chief Executive or Strategic Director level.
  • Statement of Accounts
    The Statement of Accounts Committee meets once a year to approve the Statement of Accounts in accordance with the Accounts and Audit Regulations (England) 2015.
  • Housing Management Board
  • Joint Executive Revenues and Benefits Shared Service Committee
  • Joint CCTV Committee