Dates of Meetings, Agendas and Minutes of the various committees for the Civic Year are found in this section. All meetings are open to the Press and Public.

Minutes in other formats (i.e. large print, Braille, voice recorded) are available on request.

Best Value and Scrutiny Sub Committee

The Sub Committee reviews the corporate governance of the Town Council, including audit arrangements and scrutinises the performance of the Town Council in this area and in the delivery of its services. The subcommittee reports to F & GP Committee.

Full Council

The Full Council Committee receives reports from the various committees.

Environment and Social Wellbeing Committee

The Environment and Social Wellbeing Committee reports to the Full Council.

Finance and General Purposes Committee

The Finance and General Purposes Committee receive reports from many sub committees and forwards reports to the Full Council.

Highways and Transportation Sub Committee

This sub committee has no executive power but reports about H & T matters to the Finance and General Purposes Committee. As from May 2016 this Sub Committee was replaced with a working group which reports to the Planning Committee.

Market and Business Liaison Sub Committee

Representatives from the Market Traders, Chamber of T & C & Fed of Small Businesses join Town Councillors for bi Рannual meetings to discuss issues then forwarded to the F & GP committee. As from May 2016 this Sub Committee was replaced with a working group which reports to the F & GP Committee.

Planning Committee

This committee considers various planning matters. It is a consultee for planning applications and forwards its comments on them to West Dorset District Council.