Community Councils

Notice of proposed amendments to the Scheme for the Establishment of Community Councils

South Lanarkshire Council - Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973

Proposed Amendments to the Council's - Scheme for the Establishment of Community Councils

Notice is hereby given that South Lanarkshire Council, in exercise of the powers conferred upon it by Section 53 (1) of the above mentioned Act and in exercise of their powers in terms of paragraph 9 of Schedule 6 of the Coronavirus (Scotland) Act 2020, proposes to amend the Scheme for the Establishment of Community Councils.

A Special meeting of the Council, held on 23 September 2020, agreed to an initial public consultation exercise on the proposed amendments to the Scheme to be held over an eight week period, ending on Tuesday 1 December 2020.

Find out more about the proposed amendments and explanation to the current Scheme for the Establishment of Community Councils.

Anyone who wishes to make any comments on the draft proposed changes should do so no later than Tuesday 1 December 2020 at 4pm by: emailing communitycouncils@southlanarkshire.gov.uk or by writing to the Community Council Liaison Officer, Administration and Legal Services, Finance and Corporate Resources, Council Offices, Floor 2, Almada Street, Hamilton ML3 0AA.

Cleland Sneddon
Chief Executive
6 October 2020