Belmont Parish Council has a number of committees which meet regularly to discuss specific areas of council business. These committees then submit reports and recommendations to the Full Council at the monthly Parish Council meeting.
These committees include:
Finance and Assets Committee
Monitor the Council’s budget alongside income and expenditure throughout the year. They also produce the annual budget and recommend a parish precept for Full Council consideration and subsequent approval.
Assess and value Parish Council assets including the evaluation of land, property, fittings and equipment.
Members : Chair Mick P. Bennett, Vice Chair Stephen C. White, Patrick S. Conway, Chris A. Fletcher, John Appleby and Leslie Mavin
Planning applications are reviewed by the committee and any that are relevant are raised at the monthly Full Council meeting. The committee may also make submissions to planning officers ahead of this meeting if the the consultation period for the application expires before the next Full Council meeting convenes.
Members : Chair Patrick S. Conway, Vice Chair Stephen C. White, Joe Knight, Chris A. Fletcher, Mick Watson, Arthur Walker and Carole A. Lattin.
Environment Committee Cemetery, Playgrounds, Planting Scheme, Christmas Tree and Public Arts.
Members : Chair Mick Watson, Vice Chair Carole A. Lattin, Mick P. Bennett, Joe Knight, Patricia A. Conway, Val Hawes, Kim Noble and Ann P. Watkins.
Communications – News Letter, Web Site and Social Media
Members : Lesley Mavin, John Appleby, Joe Knight, Stephen C. White, Chris A. Fletcher, Carole A. Lattin and Mick Watson.
Belmont Parish Council also supports members of the public who give their time and expertise in joint working groups in the parish. These include:
- The Friends of Belmont Scrambles
- The Friends of Belmont War Memorial
- The Parish Plan Steering Group
- The Friends of Belmont Library
- Friends of Kepier Woods