City and county council committees

This article was published in 2020, in Magazine 148.

We encourage campaign members to attend council meetings to find out more about local developments and speak up on behalf of active travel.

Planning Committee and Area Committee meetings often include cycling and walking issues. Development Control Forum and Joint Development Control Committee meetings determine planning applications relating to major housing development proposals.

You can usually find agendas online about a week in advance at and (county council). At the time of writing, all meetings are online. Please check the websites above in case meetings have been cancelled, or times or venues changed, and for details of how to view or participate in online meetings

Development Control Forum

9 September, 14 October and 11 November at 10am (to be confirmed).

East Area Committee

17 September and 3 December at 7pm.

Joint Development Control Committee

16 September, 21 October, 18 November at 10.30am.

Greater Cambridge Partnership Executive Board

1 October at 4pm.

Greater Cambridge Partnership Joint Assembly

10 September at 2pm.

Highways and Transport Committee (county council)

15 September, 6 October and 10 November at 10am.

North Area Committee

3 September and 19 November at 6.30pm.

Planning Committee

2 September, 11 October, 4 November, 2 December at 10am.

Planning and Transport Scrutiny Committee

29 September at 5.30pm.

South Area Committee

7 September and 30 November at 7pm.

Transport & Infrastructure Committee (Combined Authority)

9 September and 4 November at 10am.

West Central Area Committee

10 September and 26 November, 7.30pm