note: Meetings of Appeals Committee are scheduled throughout the municipal
year. However, the meeting will not take place if there are no appeals to hear.
Appeals Committee’s main role is to determine any review and/or appeal that the
Council is required to undertake, including any appeal arising in connection to
any educational or discretionary grant/relief function of the Council.
committee will also consider an application for discharge from mental health
guardianship, application/potential revocation of any parking concession
relating to a disabled person whether there is any suggestion of misuse. Certain financial assessment disputes
relating to residential or nursing home accommodation being provided to a
person and a review of certain personal data issues can also be determined by
The Appeals Committee will
consist of 15 Members appointed by Full Council, but it is expected that no
more than 5 members will sit at any one time to hear an appeal.
The quorum of the Appeals
Committee shall be 3 Members.
shall be no power to appoint substitutes to the Appeals Committee.