Meetings

The Parish Council has a number of advisory committees providing regular reports to the full council. The Scheme of Delegation sets out the activities for each of the committees.

Full Council

The Parish Council normally meets on the first Thursday of each month at 7:00pm in the Chidham Village Hall. However meetings in the hall have been suspending in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Remote meetings are held on Zoom. For more details of meetings and how to join please contact the Parish Clerk.

Finance Committee

The Finance Committee meets twice a year to make recommendations on the annual Precept which is agreed by the Full Council, usually each December. A detailed breakdown of how the Precept is formulated is available below, as well as the Council’s financial accounts.

Planning Committee

The Parish Council’s Planning Committee meets monthly, usually the third Thursday of the month at 7:00pm, to discuss and agree its response to planning applications that are relevant to the Parish.

Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group

The Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group normally meets on the first Monday of each month at 7:00pm in the Chidham Village Hall. However meetings in the hall have been suspended in response to the Covid-19 pandemic and remote meetings are held on Zoom. Due to the nature of this group, it does not meet in public.

Annual Parish Meeting

Annual meeting of the Parish Council with residents