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Council Meetings

All Council meetings are open to the public. Council meetings are always held on a Tuesday at 7.30pm in the Council Chambers (Room 6) at Leigh Community Centre, 71-73 Elm Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1SP. 

The Council has various standing Committees and Sub-Committees which all report back to Full Council Meetings. Committee meetings are held bi-monthly and sub-committees only meet when called. To view this years timetable of meetings, please click on the following link: Committee Meetings Timetable 2017/18

Community Facilities Committee

The Community Facilities Committee is responsible for all Council premises and assets including the operation of Leigh Community Centre. The Community Centre Sub-Committee meets when required to further discuss the Community Centre refurbishment. There is also a Leisure Development Sub-Committee that meets as required to discuss the developments of other council assets, such as the skate park. 

Environment & Leisure Committee

The Environment & Leisure Committee controls the running of town events, allotments, the community transport scheme and the Leigh Farmers Market as well as handling any environmental issues. 

Planning, Licensing & Highways Committee

The Planning, Licensing and Highways committee considers all planning and licensing applications and highway issues. This committee meets fortnightly.

Policy & Resources Committee

The Policy & Resources Committee handles the governance and financial control of the Council. It is also responsible for staffing, grant awards, the volunteer programme and the Leigh Town Council magazine. A Personnel Sub-Committee is held when required to discuss staffing matters.