Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some of the questions we get asked frequently. Click on a question to see the answer.
What is a Parish Council and what powers do they have?
Where do Parish Councils get their funding?
What is the Parish Council's role in Planning?
I'm interested in becoming a Parish Councillor – how do I go about it?
What is a Parish Councillor?
Can I attend Parish Council meetings?
Are Parish Councillors paid?
Am I allowed to speak at a Parish Council meeting?