Roles and responsibilities
Co-opted members can carry out a similar role to other members. They must be:
- eligible for membership of the community council as detailed in Section 5 of the Community Council Scheme.
- elected onto the community council by a two-thirds majority of the elected (general and interim) community councillors present and voting.
- have full voting rights, with the exception of voting on co-option of members
- serve until the next round of elections (general and interim).
More information is contained at p 6 of the Scheme for Establishment.