The main Town Council meetings are chaired by the Mayor and meet six times per year. The Annual Town Council meeting is held in May each year, this is the meeting at which the Mayor and committees for the year are elected. The Full Council deals with statutory items, such as agreeing the Council Tax charge (precept).
Westbury Town Council has 3 standing committees, each responsible for different areas of work and council services:
|Chair:||Cllr Ian Cunningham|
|Vice Chair:||Cllr David Tout|
|Members:||Cllrs: Stephen Andrews (Ex-Officio), Mrs Sue Ezra,
Mrs Christine Mitchell, G King (Ex-Officio), Francis Morland, and Philip Wakeman.
The Highways, Planning & Development Committee meetings are held on the third Monday of the month and considers all planning applications submitted to Wiltshire Council for the town as well as other consultation matters relating to licensing, highways and planning.
|Vice Chair:||Cllr Mike Sutton|
|Members:||Cllrs: Stephen Andrews (Ex-Officio), David Bradshaw, Russell Hawker, David Jenkins, Gordon King (Ex-Officio), and David Windess.|
The Policy & Resources Committee meetings alternate with Town Council meetings and are usually held on the first Monday of the month.
|Chair:||Cllr Mike Sutton|
|Members:||Cllrs: Stephen Andrews (Ex-Officio), Ian Cunningham, Gordon King (Ex-Officio), Russell Hawker, Mike Sutton, Ian Taylor and David Tout|
The Finance Committee manages the Town Council’s budgets to ensure all expenditure is authorised where necessary and income is collected.
All Westbury Town Council meetings are held in the Laverton Hall and commence at 7 pm and commence with a Public Forum, members of the public wishing to speak need to register by 6.50pm.
Cllr David Tout
Cllrs Ian Cunningham and Stephen Andrews
Cllr Francis Morland
Cllr Mike Sutton
Cllrs R Hawker and David Tout
Cllr David Bradshaw
Cllrs Stephen Andrews and Mrs Sue Ezra
Cllr David Jenkins
Cllr Mike Sutton
Cllr Ian Cunningham
Cllrs David Jenkins and Gordon King
Cllr Stephen Andrews
Deborah Urch, Town Clerk (Reserve – Cllr David Tout)