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Finance & General Purposes Committee

The Finance & General Purposes Committee is responsible for budgeting and for the overall control of the general management, administration and financial arrangements of the Parish Council.  Its work includes:

  • Setting the annual budget and the precept (the amount collected from residents by Wokingham Borough Council as part of the Council Tax)

  • The annual audit of accounts, and annual return.

  • Grants and donations to local groups and organisations.

  • Risk management and insurance including overseeing the work of the Risk Management Working Group.

  • Overseeing the work of the Community Infrastructure Levy Working Group and the Community Communications and Consultation Working Group.

  •  Leading on forwarding planning; liaison with Wokingham Borough Council over partnership working and devolution of services / assets; utilising powers conferred through the Localism Act (2011) and any other current matters.

The members of the Finance Committee are :Cllr Roger Woof(Chair)
 Cllr Geoff Markham (Vice Chair)
 Cllr Steve Bromley
 Cllr David Cornish
 Cllr Jim May
Cllr Richard Rampton
Cllr Gordon Veitch
 1 vacancy
  
 
Contact details for all Parish Councillors can be found by clicking here  
 
Finance & General Purposes Committee Minutes
can be found here