Bude-Stratton Town Council has 18 seats with Councillors elected to represent three wards:
Flexbury and Poughill
The Full Council meets once a month, ordinarily on the first Thursday at 6.30pm. The schedule of meetings can be found here.
All Town Councillors have a vote at Full Council which is chaired by the Mayor of Bude-Stratton Town Council – Councillor Bob Willingham, with Deputy Mayor Councillor Peter Moores as Vice-Chairman.
The Council does not have a formal Chamber, meeting instead in the small, purpose built Conference Room to the rear of the Parkhouse Centre. The Conference Room is available to hire when not in use for official Council business.
Councillors are elected or co-opted and remain in office for 4 years, unless they choose to resign or are disqualified. Elections are next due to take place May 2021.
The business of Bude-Stratton Town Council is carried out through Full Council and Committees. Each Committee has terms of reference, which define the purpose, structure and responsibilities of the Committee.
Bude-Stratton Town Council currently has six Committees: