The Finance Committee is responsible to act on the Council’s behalf with matters relating to Finance, Budgeting and the Precept. The Committee will review policies and procedures, financial control and any other such matters as may from time to time be referred by the Council.
The Planning Committee is responsible to recommend the response for any Planning Applications to the Full Council on the Council’s behalf with matters of relating to planning. As a statutory consultee as part of the planning process, the Full Parish Council considers planning applications within or affecting the parish. All comments and requests are sent to South Hams District Council Planning as the Local Planning Authority for their final decision.
Roads and Highways Committee
The Roads and Highways Committee ( R&HC ) is responsible for those matters referred to it by the Council relating to roads, adjoining footways, trees and hedges on adjacent to highways, general traffic problems, street furniture and maintenance of these areas.
Climate Emergency and Biodiversity Committee
The Climate Emergency and Biodiversity Committee ( CEBC ) is responsible for identifying areas where we can reduce and reverse the negative effects of climate change and our shared degraded environment.