Rossendale Borough Council

Public Speaking Procedures

Question Time and Public Speaking Procedures

Members of the public have the right to speak at many of the meetings of the Borough Council on issues listed on the agenda for the particular meeting.  The following procedures provide guidance for members of the public regarding Question Time and public speaking at the various committees of the Council:

  1. Question Time (prior to Ordinary Full Council meetings)
  2. Cabinet
  3. Development Control
  4. Licensing
  5. Audit and Accounts
  6. Overview and Scrutiny

A link to all the above procedures can be found here: http://www.rossendale.gov.uk/downloads/download/255/procedure_for_public_speaking