Committee details

Petitions Committee

Purpose of committee

To consider those?petitions?of a corporate or county wide nature which do not fall within the remit of the local area councils, planning and other regulatory committees (petitions?about planning or licensing applications may not be considered), and to make appropriate recommendations to full Council, the Cabinet, or other committees, or on matters delegated to officers?depending upon the subject matter. The Committee can also consider?petitions?about local issues in exceptional circumstances when agreed by the Chair.?


The relevant Cabinet member and division member(s) are invited to attend as non-voting members.


Contact information

Support officer: Nichola Turnbull.

Postal address:
NE61 2EF