Halberton Parish Council
is the local authority
responsible for local
amenities including recreational areas, footpaths and the cemetery. It has a consultancy
role in relation to
planning applications and highway matters within the
the menu opposite you will find official information and
There are not only local guidelines
governed by Halberton Parish Council
but also includes
government guidelines within which the Parish
Council must work.
Please feel free to contact the
Parish Clerk if you would like
of these procedures
There are eleven seats on
the council (plus the salaried position of Clerk to the
Council). Councillors are elected every four years.
The next elections will be held in May 2015.
member of the council sits on one or more committees
with relevant issues in the Parish.
Ordinary Parish Council Meetings
preceded by a Planning Meeting take place
second Tuesday of each month at Halberton Village Hall, commencing at 7.00pm,
except in July when the meeting is held at Ash Thomas Village Hall.
August there is no Ordinary Parish Council meeting, but a Planning Meeting
place, commencing at 7.30pm. All meetings are open to the public.
In order to keep within the time limits set by MDDC Planning
there is generally
a second Planning Meeting on the fourth
Tuesday of the month.
This meeting only takes place if there
are Planning Applications to be reviewed.
always begin with a public forum at which the public may raise
and they are welcome to stay for the rest of the
of the public are also invited to attend all committee
including Planning, Amenities, Footpaths and others.
Notice for these meetings
is given in the Parish Newsletter and on the website,
and placed on the notice boards in
Halberton, Ash Thomas and
Brithem Bottom, and also at Halberton Court Farm Shop.
you require further information please contact the