Role of Community Council


Who are Community Councillors? 

Community Councillors are people who give their time to, and have a genuine interest in the well-being of their community.

Role of the Community Council

What do we do? 

Community Councils are groups of people who give their time to, and have a genuine interest in the well-being of their community. We meet once a month ( plus public, gala and sub- committee meetings) our main role is representative; to consult with the local authority and other public bodies the views of local people on all maters affecting them. The local authority , in turn has a duty to consult Community Councils on how local services are delivered and other issues affecting their neighbourhoods. Community Councils have the right to be consulted on any planning applications in their area and also kept informed about licensing applications.

One of our responsibilities is seek and take note the views of the residents. Tillicoultry, Coalsnaughton & Devonside Community Council meet every second Tuesday of the month  in Tillicoultry Community Centre @ 7.00pm. Please note some meetings take place in Coalsnaughton Village Hall, the date of our meetings are also subject to change. Please see minutes for details of next meeting, or contact us for details.

These meetings are open to all local residents and members of the public can raise matters of concern. This is one of the ways you can " have your say" ( or question) any decision or that affects the public life of Tillicoultry, Coalsnaughton & Devonside.

Items discussed include Housing Developments, Road Safety, Education, Crime Prevention, Licensing Applications 

Police, and Local Councillors also attend our meetings

Contact Information

Please contact us by email
FK13 6AG