A 15 minute session is set aside at the Town Council and Toll Bridge Fund meeting to enable members of the public to speak.
Written notice of the desire to exercise the right to speak and of the topic to be addressed must be given to the Town Clerk prior to 4pm on the Friday before the meeting. - see pdf download -
Protocol for Public Participation
The deadline for submission of Town Council and Toll Bridge Fund agenda items is as follows:
"The mover must give written notice of the motion’s wording to the Council’s Proper Officer at least five clear days before the meeting at which the mover wishes it to be tabled."
Sandwich Toll Bridge Fund Audited Accounts for 31-03-18 can be viewed on the Charity Commission website
NOTE: Information concerning planning can be found on the Dover District Council Website
Sandwich Town Council is a statutory consultee for planning applications – there is a requirement set out in law for the planning authority (Dover District Council) to consult with the town council on planning matters, and the town council is under an obligation to respond.
Previously planning applications have been considered each month within the main Council meeting, however, in order to allow more time for better scrutiny of each application a dedicated Planning Committee of the Council has been set up. Full Press Release details