Who we are and what we do
Hunstanton Town Council consists of 17 Councillors. They vary from being in office for many years to just a few months. Each Councillor has a duty to represent the electorate of Hunstanton and receives no remuneration for their hard work.
The Council meet at least twice a month in the Council Chamber, usually the second and fourth Wednesday of the month.
The Council has 6 Committees comprising of General Purpose, Finance & Property Management, Community, Environment, Planning & Personnel.
Each Committee may have Task & Finish groups which are small investigative sub groups.
The 4th Wednesday of the month is when the Full Council normally meet, here representatives from the Borough Council, County Council and Norfolk Constabulary make representation.
Members of the public are allowed to attend all Council Committee meetings unless otherwise directed by the Chairman, however they may not participate.
At each Full Council meeting there is an agenda item for members of the public to put questions to or to bring a matter to Councillors attention.
The current Mayor is Cllr. Maureen Howard, it is her responsibility to chair all full Council meetings, in her absence the Deputy Mayor Cllr. Michael Ruston takes over the role. The Mayor is requested to attend many functions which she duly obliges whenever possible.
The Town Clerk is Mrs Jan Roomes, her office is on the second floor of the Town Hall. The Administration Officer is Louise Parton and the Property Officer is Mr Steven Roomes.
The office opening hours are Monday to Thursday 9.30 am to 12.30 pm, closed Friday, although the Clerk is quite happy to see people outside these hours and can be contacted on 01485 532402 or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Property Officer can be contacted on 07484 120 559
We have 5 Committees:
General Purpose Committee - Chairman Cllr Geoffrey Smith
Finance & Property Management Committee - Chairman Cllr Anthony Bishopp
Community Committee - Cllr Cynthia Easeman
Planning Committee - Chairman Cllr Paul Kidd
Personnel Committee - Chairman Cllr Adrian Winnington
Environment Committee - Chairman Cllr Robert Corby
Town Council Opening Times
The Town Council office is open:
Monday 9.30 am - 12.30 pm
Tuesday 9.30 am - 12.30 pm
Wednesday 9.30 am - 12.30 pm
Thursday 9.30 am - 12.30 pm
- 01485 532402