Committee: Community & Civic Resources

The Community & Civic Resources (C&CR) Committee meets on a six week cycle alternating in rotation with the Recreation and Properties Committee and forward planning sessions. These meetings are held on a Tuesday following directly after the Planning Committee meeting in the Council Chamber.

C&CR Committee Responsibilities

This committee has a remit to consider matters relating to:

  • The democratic process
  • The appointment of Members to Outside Bodies, including school governors
  • To respond to consultation documents and projects generated by other organisations (unless the nature of the consultation falls within the operational remit of Recreation & Properties Committee)
  • Crime Prevention and Community Safety
  • Grants - to make payments of grants in accordance with Council policy and within the budget allocation
  • Mayoralty, Civic Events and Insignia & Plate including Town Crest
  • Communication & web site
  • Twinning
  • Christmas Lights
  • Devizes Festival and Devizes Carnival
  • Committee & Member Services
  • Legal Services
  • Financial procedures
  • Office Services
  • Personnel Services & Central Management
  • Telephone and Reception

Twelve members of the Council are permitted to sit on the Community & Civic Resources Committee, these are:


Mrs Bridewell, Mrs Burton, Corbett, East, Mrs Gay, Geddes, Hopkins, Hunter, Nash, Oliver, Parsons and Mrs Rose,

The links below take you to committee agendas and minutes.  Should you need to identify a specific minute, please contact Town Council officers who will be happy to help.

 Minutes & Agendas 2015-16


Minutes & Agendas 2016-17


Minutes & Agendas 2017-18


Minutes & Agendas 2018-19


minutes & agenda 2019-20