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Publication Scheme - How we make decisions

Policy proposals and decisions. Decision making processes, internal criteria and procedures, consultations.   

Council committee meetings and decisions

Navigate through the timetable of council meetings. View agendas, officers' reports, background papers and minutes of council committee, sub-committee and standard forum meetings, as well as decisions made by Portfolio Holders, Council/Cabinet/Committees and officers.

Council Decisions:

  1. Portfolio Holder Decisions - Each Cabinet Member, also known as a 'Portfolio Holder', is responsible for specific areas of work and makes certain decisions relating to their Portfolio.
  2. Officer Delegated Decisions - Decisions made by officers under delegated powers are recorded and published on the Council's website. Please see attached document for further information on the Openness of Local Government Bodies Regulations (doc).
  3. Council/Cabinet/Committee Decisions - Council, Cabinet and each individual Committee have their own functions and delegations to make certain decisions.

These pages also include the facts and analysis of facts considered when framing major policies as well as the policy proposals and decisions

Guidance on decision making

A flow chart showing how decisions are made and who is involved in the process

Public Consultations

This page links you to the different ways you can help inform Wealden policies and service provision. It explains our approach to involving local people and through the Consultation Diary shows you how we have been able to respond to feedback from residents.