About

The Council consists of 21 elected members representing seven wards and meets on the second Tuesday at 6.00 pm each month except for August.

Standing committees also meet 4.45 pm on a monthly basis except for August as follows:

Finance and General Purposes Committee: last Wednesday of the month
Planning and Liaison Committee: every third Monday
Policy and Resources Committee: third Wednesday of the month
Recreation and Welfare Committee: third Tuesday of the month

Chairman: Councillor H. John Evans

Leader of the Council: Councillor Tegwen Devichand

Clerk to the Council: Mark Galbraith ACIS

The Council is committed to encouraging community development as well as acting as a local voice for the communities it represents.

The Council’s precept for 2017/2018 is £1,011,000 equivalent to £125.89 per band D property. Since the Council’s inception, it has built and maintained nine community halls. It maintains six parks where rugby, soccer, bowls and cricket are regularly played and also maintains eleven children’s play areas. It grant aids voluntary and charitable organisations. Through its Training Department the Council provides work based learning training and job opportunities.

The Council has been presented with a Fit for Work award for being positive about disabled people. Support has also been declared for Health Challenge Wales to improve levels of health.

The Council is committed to quality of service and this commitment has been endorsed through its Quality Management System. The Council has been awarded with the EN ISO 9001:2008 International Standard and is committed to a programme of continuous improvement. This in turn has led to Investor in People recognition and the Council is officially recognised as an Investor in People organisation.