Meetings

The Full Council meets on the first Tuesday of every month (except August).   All meetings are held in the Council Chamber at the Council Offices in Skelmanthorpe starting at 7pm unless otherwise stated (see agenda). 

Please click here for the calendar of meetings 2016/2017.  and for the calendar of meetings 2017/2018 (please note change of date for the January 2017 Full Council meeting to be held on 10 January)

Public Discussion Time

All Council and Committee meetings are open to the public.   At the beginning of each meeting 15 minutes, is set aside to allow members of the public to raise issues or queries on matters relevant to the work of the Council.  Members of the public are not allowed to speak during any other part of the meeting.

Meeting Agendas and Minutes

The meeting schedule, agendas, and meeting minutes will be published regularly on this website as they become available.   Each set of minutes will be published after the following meeting has occurred, so allowing them to be ratified by the council before becoming public.

Finance & General Purposes Committee

The Finance & General Purposes Committee meets four times a year.  All meetings are held at the council offices in Skelmanthorpe starting at 7pm (unless otherwise stated on the agenda).

The purpose of the Finance and General Purposes Committee is to:

  • Consider financial, staff and other matters of a routine nature
  • Consider all matters not dealt with by any other committee except such matters as are retained for consideration by the Full Council.

Plans Scrutiny Committee

The Plans Scrutiny Committee meets once a month.  All meetings are held at the Council Offices in Skelmanthorpe starting at 7pm.

The purpose of the Plans Scrutiny Committee is to consider all planning applications submitted to Kirklees Metropolitan Council within the Parish.

Minutes and Agendas

Full Council meetings

Agenda - Annual Parish Meeting - 2 May 2017

Agenda - 4 April 2017

Minutes 7 March 2017

Minutes 7 February 2017

Minutes - 10 January 2017

Minutes - 6 December 2016

Minutes - 1 November 2016

Minutes - 4 October 2016

Minutes - 6 September 2016

Minutes - 5 July 2016

Minutes - 7 June 2016

Annual Council Meeting - 3 May 2016

Annual Parish Meeting - 3 May 2016

Minutes 5 April 2016

Minutes - 1 March 2016

Minutes - 2 February 2016

Minutes - 5 January 2016

Minutes - 1 December 2015

Minutes – 3 November 2015

Minutes – 6 October 2015

Minutes – 1 September 2015

Minutes 7 July 2015

Minutes 2 June 2015

Minutes APM 19 May 2015

Minutes ACM 19 May 2015

Minutes 7 April 2015

Minutes 3 March 2015

Minutes 3 February 2015

Minutes 6 January 2015

Minutes 2 December 2014

Minutes 4 November 2014

Minutes 7 October 2014

Minutes 2 September 2014

Minutes 1 July 2014

Minutes – Annual Council Meeting 27 May 2014

Minutes Annual Parish Meeting 27 May 2014

Minutes 1 April 2014

Minutes 4 March 2014

Minutes 4 February 2014

Minutes 7 January 2014

(for minutes from the previous Council please contact the Clerk)

Finance & General Purposes Committee

14 March 2017

17 January 2017

15 November 2016

14 June 2016

15 March 2016

19 January 2016

17 November 2015

16 June 2015

17 March 2015

20 January 2015

21 October 2014

17 June 2014

18 March 2014

21 January 2014

(for minutes from the previous Council please contact the Clerk)

Payments made over £500 2015-2016

Plans Scrutiny Committee

25 April 2017 - Agenda

28 March 2017

28 February 2017

31 January 2017

20 December 2016

29 November 2016

25 October 2016

27 September 2016

/media/mins300816.pdf30 August 2016

26 July 2016

28 June 2016

31 May 2016

26 April 2016

29 March 2016

23 February 2016

26 January 2016

15 December 2015

24 November 2015

27 October 2015

29 September 2015

18 August 2015

28 July 2015

30 June 2015

26 May 2015

28 April 2015

24 March 2015

24 February 2015

27 January 2015

16 December 2014

25 November 2014

28 October 2014

23 September 2014

26 August 2014

29 July 2014

24 June 2014

20 May 2014

29 April 2014

25 March 2014