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Council and Committees

Fair Oak and Horton Heath Parish Council is made up of 15 elected Councillors.   All Councillors are volunteers, and none claim expenses.

These Councillors regularly meet as a Full Council.  Only Full Council can make decisions about the following issues: -


  • Setting the precept
  • Borrowing money
  • Making, amending or revoking Standing Orders, Financial Regulations and Internal Controls
  • Matters of principle or policy
  • Any proposed new undertakings

The Parish Council has two principal Committees:

  • Finance and Staffing Committee
  • Asset Committee

There is also a Community Events Sub-Committee. The current Task and Finish groups are:

Climate Change, Village Centre, Community Café and Budget. 

Meetings for Full Council and the above Committees usually take place in the Parish Offices, 2 Knowle Park Lane.

Members of the public are welcome to attend these meetings and participate during the public question time. Please contact the Clerk, if you wish to speak at any of the Council meetings. You can access these meetings remotely on our You Tube channel where they are live streamed and recorded - click here.

Meeting dates are published on the Parish Council’s calendar which can be found on the What's On page.

All agendas and minutes are published on the Council’s website and social media page.