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Committees

Coronavirus - all committees to be held by teleconference until further notice.
For security and operational reasons at this time you may not be able to participate in any of our scheduled meetings but if you make the request and only in exceptional circumstances, we may be able to send you a copy of the Minutes after the meeting if we are provided with your name and appropriate email address. The Minutes are published in draft shortly after each meeting under the relevant committee on our website.

The Fire Authority operates through a number of committees as detailed below.

Calendar of Meetings

  The calendar details the dates of those meetings to be held in the current municipal year. The Executive Committee will be scheduled to meet only if required for those…

Full Authority

Delegated Powers The Authority is a corporate body with the legal responsibility for making decisions about all matters concerning the functions, powers, duties and responsibilities of the Authority which are…

Audit Committee

Delegated Powers To consider and / or determine matters relating to the following: Consider Chief Finance Officer’s annual report, opinion and summary of internal audit activity and assurance over the…

Executive Committee

Delegated Powers The Executive Committee has the following roles and functions: Notwithstanding any standing order or terms of reference of any other committee, to deal with any matter which will…

Finance and Resources Committee

Delegated Powers The Finance and Resources Committee will consider and / or determine and / or report to the Authority on the following matters : Finance (except the levying or…

Human Resources Committee

Delegated Powers The Human Resources Committee will consider and determine matters of policy within approved budgets and / or report to the Authority in relation to: Issues relating to the…

Local Pension Board

Delegated Powers The Authority’s Local Pension Board was established on 1 April 2015 in accordance with statutory requirements set out in the Public Service Pensions Act 2013. The Board will…

Community Safety Committee

Delegated Powers The Community Safety Committee will consider and / or determine and / or report to the Authority on the following matters : Emergency response, prevention, enforcement and protection…

Standards Committee – Disestablished 30 June 2012

The Localism Act 2011 repealed the mandatory requirement to maintain a Standards Committee with effect from 1st July 2012. The Act introduced a new procedure for dealing with the investigation…