Meetings

Full Authority

Meets on a bi-monthly basis and sets the strategic direction of the Authority. It is a corporate body with the legal responsibility for making decisions about all matters concerning the functions, powers, duties and responsibilities of the Authority which are invested in it by statute and / or common law.

Executive Committee

Meets on a bi-monthly basis and makes recommendations to the CFA on major strategic issues and policy formulation. It also performs the function of the Fire Authority where an urgent decision is needed when it is not practicable to call a full meeting.

Audit and Governance Committee

Meets quarterly to provide independent assurance of performance, risk management and associated control environments. It is also responsible for the scrutiny of financial and non-financial performance issues.

Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Meets quarterly to conduct scrutiny reviews in accordance with an approved work programme.