Committee Meetings and Reports
The full calendar of timetabled Craven District Council committee and council meetings in 2018.
The Council Meeting is the sovereign policy making body and is made up of all 30 members of the Council.
The Policy Committee and its sub-committee (Craven Spatial Planning) exercise the Council's powers in making decisions or recommendations on all major non-regulatory matters.
The Audit and Governance Committee plays a key role within the Council's corporate governance arrangements.
The Standards Committee main purpose is to promote and maintain high standards of conduct and governance within the Council and within the Parish and Town Councils in the District.
The Select Committee role is to assist in the development of new and review of existing policy, as well as scrutinise decisions of the Council.
The Committee is responsible for making decisions on planning applications, planning enforcement and other operational planning and building control matters, which require a decision by Councillors.
The Licensing Committee considers all issues arising from the Licensing Act 2003 and all other licensing matters for which the Council is responsible, such as taxis.
The Sub-Committee deals with applications and appeals relating to the Council's licensing functions which are not delegated to officers.
About the Spatial Planning Sub-Committee, minutes of meetings, agenda and reports.
Dealing with matters relating to the recruitment and appointment of chief officers and senior management posts where the Council’s Constitution requires a Member Panel to make the appointment.