General Management Committee (GEM)

The General Management Committee is committee to advise the Council on its corporate policies, strategies and level of resources and to ensure that the financial status of the Council is maintained within agreed budgets having due regard to both revenue and capital expenditure. It holds authority for the financial planning of the Town Council and monitors performance of the Council’s Committees and services. It gives careful consideration to present and future tax payers.

GEM Terms of Reference

Meetings of the General Management Committee (GEM) take place in the Council Chamber, The Town Hall, Shaftesbury, commencing at 7pm unless otherwise stated.

Committees (2016-17) Key:  x=Extraordinary Meetings   a = Administration & Liaison
May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May 
GEM   21st 26th   27th   15th   17th


28th   2nd

Minutes & Agendas

02/05/2017 Agenda | Minutes
28/03/2017 Agenda | Minutes
21/02/2017 Agenda | Minutes
 17/01/2017 Agenda | Minutes
15/11/2016  Agenda | Minutes 
27/09/2016  Agenda | Minutes 
 26/07/2016 Agenda | Minutes

Agenda | Minutes
Community Grant Applications

01/03/2016   Agenda |Tabled reports: 2016-17 Budget Setting; Budget Amendments; Budget Summary; | Minutes
16/02/2016 x Agenda | Minutes
19/01/2016   Agenda |Item 13 Report|Minutes
24/11/2015   Agenda | 1115GEM06 - Appendix B | Minutes
20/10/2015   Agenda | Minutes
15/09/2015   Agenda | Minutes

 Agenda | Website Report | Market Report Community Grant Report |
Local Council Award Scheme Report Local Council Award Scheme appendix B | Minutes

09/06/2015  Agenda | Minutes 


 10/03/2015  Agenda | Minutes
 20/01/2015  Agenda | Minutes
 02/12/2014  Agenda | Minutes
 04/11/2014  Agenda | Minutes
 23/09/2014  Agenda | Minutes
 22/07/2014  Agenda | Minutes
 17/06/2014  Agenda | Minutes


13/05/2014 Agenda | Minutes
08/04/2014  Agenda | Minutes
04/03/2014  Agenda | Minutes
 28/01/2014  Agenda | Minutes
19/11/2013  Agenda | Minutes
 01/10/2013  Agenda | Minutes
30/07/2013 Agenda | Minutes 
a 18/06/2013  Agenda | Minutes

Link to Full Council
Link to Recreation, Open Spaces and Environment Committee
Link to Planning and Highways Committee

Link to Human Resources Committee

Westminster Memorial Hospital Working Group

At the meeting of Full Council on 6th December 2016 it was RESOLVED that a working group be established through the General Management Committee to include representatives of all interested parties. This working group to report to the General Management Committee.

10th January 2017

Meeting Notes

17th January 2017

Meeting Notes

24th January 2017

Meeting Notes

31st January 2017

Meeting Notes

7th February 2017

Meeting Notes

15th February 2017 - Public Meeting at 7pm in Shaftesbury School Hall

Notice of Public Meeting

21st February 2017

Notes of Meeting

28th February 2017

Notes of Meeting

15th March 2017

Meeting Notes


Link to the NHS Consultation Document and Questionnaire







































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