Roles of councillors

Roles and responsibilties are shared among counciillors. It makes sure that at least one councillor has a good understanding of all major topics/issues.

Area Meeting and Grants – (pending)
Assets, Finance and contracts – Finance Committee
Complaints committee – ad hoc
Emergency planning – (pending)
Freedom of Information – (pending)
Footpaths – (pending)
Local Parishes Area Forum coordination – (pending)
Lighting – (pending)
Litter – ad hoc
NALC/WALC coordination – (pending) (Chairman)
Parish Steward/Highways – (pending)
Planning – (pending)
Policing and Crime – (pending)
Responsible Financial Officer and Bank Account – (pending)
Rule and Standing Orders – Ad hoc committee
Staffing & Training – Ad hoc committee
Traffic – (pending)

These roles are subject to revision in 2014 with the election of new councillors.

Planning issues can be discussed with Wiltshire Council Planning Department. For contact details, see here.