Agendas, reports and minutes explained
This page gives explains our administration and delegated functions, you can also access current and past committee papers.
Calendar of meetings
Details of all scheduled meetings are contained in the calendar of meetings which is located in the Related documents section.
Scheme of Administration
The council's decision-making structure is based on a Cabinet-style model. This model does not have service committees which are linked to one particular service department, but a Cabinet which considers business from all the Council's services and departments.
Apart from the Cabinet, the council still has a number of committees which deal with other matters such as education, planning and licensing.
Full details of all the council's committees and their areas of responsibility are contained in the council's:
Scheme of Delegated Functions
The Council's Scheme of Delegated Functions sets out all those powers that can be exercised by particular officers without the need for committee approval.
Attendance at meetings
Members of the public are welcome to attend all committee meetings except where items are considered to be exempt.