Councillor Questions and Motions to Council
There is an opportunity for District Councillors to ask a question or propose a motion at each Council Meeting.
Questions on Notice by Councillors
At each full Council meeting there is an opportunity for Councillors to ask questions. Here we explain the process for asking questions.
A Councillor may ask a question on any matter in relation to which the Council has powers or duties or which affects the District. The question can be put to:
an Executive Councillor;
the Leader; or
the Chairman of any committee or sub-committee
Questions should be received by no later than 6:30pm on the Thursday before the day of the meeting. The following information must be provided:
The name and address of the Councillor submitting the question
The name of the Councillor to whom the question is put
You will need to send your questions to:
East Lindsey District Council
or by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Council Meetings for the forthcoming civic year will take place on:
Wednesday 17th May 2017
Wednesday 26th July 2017
Wednesday 11th October 2017
Wednesday 6th December 2017
Wednesday 28th February 2018
Wednesday 11th April 2018
Motions on Notice
Except for motions which can be moved without notice under Council Procedure Rule 13, notice must be given by delivering it in writing or by electronic mail to the Chief Executive by emailing email@example.com not later than 14 days before the date of the meeting. These will be entered in a book open to public inspection.