Full Council is the ultimate
decision-making body of the authority and approves any
recommendations made by committees.
All Councillors are members of Full
A chairman is appointed each year at
Annual Council to chair meetings of Full Council and represent the
District at various events.
There are three decision-making
committees which make recommendations to Full Council and which
also have delegated responsibility to make decisions as defined in
the Council Constitution. These are the Policy and Resources
Committee, Planning Committee and Licensing Committee.
The Overview and Scrutiny Committee
makes recommendations to the policy committees and/or Full