Committees & Grants

FAKENHAM TOWN COUNCIL SUB – COMMITTEES 2016-2017

DEVELOPMENT & MARKET COMMITTEE every 2 weeks
Farmers' marketChair: Councillor Tim Duffy
Vice-Chair: Councillor Julia Sandford Cooke
This Committee comments on all plans received from North Norfolk District Council, it has executive powers when considering planning applications, licences and charitable collections. It allocates grants* from Fakenham’s Market Tolls fund, and is also responsible for regulating the Thursday Market.
*Please contact the Clerk (01328 853653) for an application form & qualifying criteria or print from the link under ‘Markets’.

LEISURE & ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE every month.
Chair: Councillor Tim Wilkes
Vice-Chair: Councillor Janet Holdom
This Committee is responsible for all cemeteries, parks, gardens, play and amenity areas and the hiring of Trap Lane playing fields and pavilion.

POLICY & RESOURCES when required.
Chair: Councillor Adrian Vertigan
This Committee is concerned with personnel, policy and staff training.

ALLOTMENTS COMMITTEE quarterly.
This Committee has 3 Town Councillors and 4 Allotment Holder Representatives.

Town Councillors serve on Committees of the following organizations :-
Fakenham Community Centre ~ Fakenham Area Partnership ~ Fakenham Museum of Gas & Local History ~ Fakenham Police (SNAPS) ~ Fakenham Charities ~ Fakenham-Olivet Twinning Club ~ Active Fakenham Steering Group ~ FABCOM ~ Kick Start ~ The War Memorial Updating Panel