Full Council is a meeting of all Councillors in the Council Chamber in the Town Hall and is chaired by the Lord Mayor (Councillor Vickie Priestley). Some important decisions can only be taken at Full Council, such as setting the Council's budget.
Full Council Meetings start at 2.00 p.m. (except the Annual General Meeting which starts at 11.30 a.m.) and are held in the Town Hall, Pinstone Street on:
- 5 June 2013
- 3 July 2013
- 4 September 2013
- 2 October 2013
- 6 November 2013
- 4 December 2013
- 8 January 2014
- 5 February 2014
- 7 March 2014
- 2 April 2014
- 21 May 2014 at 11.30 a.m. (Annual General Meeting)
At every Full Council meeting (except the Annual General Meeting) members of the public have the chance to put questions about Council business to the Cabinet Members and submit a petition.
Please note that the public gallery in the Council Chamber holds a maximum of 50 people. For really busy Council Meetings it may not be possible for all members of the public to sit in the gallery. When the gallery is full we will accommodate people in an alternative room.
We would welcome advance notice of your petition by 10.00 a.m. on the day of the meeting and you can either present your petition at the meeting or ask that it be submitted to the Council on your behalf. If you attend the meeting you will be able to speak for up to 3 minutes.
To give advance notice of your petition please contact John Turner in Democratic Services - email email@example.com or telephone (0114) 273 4122.
Further information is available on submitting petitions.
We would welcome advance notice of your question because this would enable a more detailed answer to be provided. You can do this by contacting Dave Ross in Democratic Services - email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone (0114) 273 5033.
If you wish to ask a question you have to attend in person and provide us with details of the question by 1.45 p.m. at the latest on the day of the meeting. Please therefore report to the First Stop Reception, Town Hall, Pinstone Street by 1.30 p.m. and Council staff will then advise you on the process for asking your question.
Access the agendas for Full Council meetings, including the minutes and reports:-
If you require any further information please contact Paul Robinson in Democratic Services - email email@example.com or telephone 0114 273 4029.
Minutes of meetings held during April and May 2013 (803 KB)
Minutes of meetings held during March and April 2013 (613 KB)
Minutes of Meetings held during January and February 2013 (184 KB)
Minutes of meetings held between March and May 2013 (190 KB)