All members of the Parish Council sit on the Planning Committee. The Parish Council are consultees on all planning applications and provide a response to Newcastle Borough Council Planning Deparment , which will either be "No objection" to the application or an objection with the reason for the objections stated. These comments are minuted at each full Parish Council meeting.
The Council has a Strategic Planning Group that meets when required to discuss major applications.
Cllr I Douglas
Cllr L Gibson
Cllr J Knight
Cllr E Martin
Cllr J Pimlott
Cllr A Swetman
Members of the public can be co-opted