Open Spaces Committee

Current Members

Councillors Jenkin, Kersey, Player, Rodda & Taylor.  The Chairman of the St Erth Residents Association is co-opted in an advisory capacity.


Terms of Reference


Membership of the committee shall be:
a) five members of St Erth Parish Council and a representative of the St Erth Residents Association, usually the Chairman, co-opted in an advisory, non-voting capacity; and
b) any individuals and/or representatives of community groups, as and when required, co-opted in an advisory, non-voting capacity.

Conduct of meetings

The committee will act at all times in accordance with the Council’s Standing Orders.


Having regard to the Parish Plan and the Neighbourhood Development Plan, the Committee is appointed to make recommendations to the Council, if required, on the development and implementation of a leisure and recreation strategy and as part of that strategy, consider:

  • options for the use, improvement and development of the existing leisure, recreation and open space facilities within the Parish, excluding the Cemetery and organised sports;
  • what the priorities should be for leisure, recreation and use of open spaces and prioritise budget provision accordingly; and
  • funding opportunities to achieve those priorities

Reviewed and approved by Council at the meeting held on 3rd May 2022 under minute reference 15/05/22-23