Committee details

Appeals Committee

Purpose of committee

This Committee deals with a wide range of appeals covering:


·         Education grants;


·         Housing, including exclusion from the housing register, introductory tenancies, deferred applications for rehousing and homeless appeals;


·         Adaptations for disabled people;


·         Access to personal files;


·         Marriage premises.



Depending on the type of appeal, either three or five councillors sit on each hearing, drawn from a committee of 22 councillors.


Contact information

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