The governing Board consists of 29 unpaid members and includes both elected and nominated members.
Eleven of the members are elected directly by the electorate in the parishes and wards that pay the precept. 17 are nominated by local authorities and one is nominated by the Church Commissioners
The Board meets at least four times a year, to consider the reports presented by its committees and officers, to set policies and strategic aims of the organisation and to address questions from the public.
All the Board and Committee meetings are open to the public, except where litigation or financially sensitive matters are involved. If you wish to ask a question of the Board please send this in writing to arrive at the office no later than 12 noon on the Tuesday prior to the Board Meeting.
Governance Handbook (PDF 8MB)
Notice of vacancy - A formal notice of vacancy for an elected Trustee in the Priory ward has been posted. Please note that due to the current Coronavirus crisis, elections are currently postponed. A by-election is due to take place on the 6th May 2021. For more information, please see the formal notice.