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Finance & General Purposes Committee

The role of the Finance & General Purposes Committee is to monitor expenditure and income, advise the council and its committees on the financial implications of its policies and budgetary proposals from committees and ensures that an adequate system of internal audit of the council's records and control systems is maintained as required by the Accounts and Audit Regulations. It also proposes the council's annual precept and agrees grants to organisations working for the community of Bersted.

The Committee has responsibility for all matters relating to land and buildings owned or managed by the Council, including:

  1. Bersted Jubilee Hall and associated buildings, Jubilee Playing Fields, the Toddler Playpark, Jungle Climber and all outdoor equipment, the parish car park and access road, the Willow Pond, the Spinney, as well as tools and equipment used in the maintenance of its amenities and properties
  2. To set rents and fees for persons or groups using the facilities provided by the Parish Council;

The committee meet seven times a year at the Community Centre, Chalcraft Lane, North Bersted. Members of the public are welcome to attend.


Members of the committee are; Cllrs R. Dear,  K. Greenway, P. Hastings, J. Heaton, (Committee Chairman) B. Knight, J. Spencer D. Thompson and P. Woodall


Dates for Committee Meetings 2020 - 2021

2020 2021

26 May

26 January

23 June

20 April

22 September

25 May

24 November



Dates for Committee Meetings 2019 - 2020

2019 2020

28th May

28th January

25th June

28th April

24th September

26th May

26th November



Dates for Committee Meetings 2018 - 2019

2018 2019

22nd May

29th January

26th June

23rd April

25th September

28th May

27th November



Meeting Minutes 2017 - 2018

2017 2018