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Meetings and agendas


Authority Members meet at least quarterly and are responsible for making decisions in relation to the functions of the National Park Authority, determining the Authority's policies and ensuring that resources are properly allocated.

All meetings start at 10.00am at the National Park offices in Helmsley unless stated otherwise. Helmsley is served by the East Yorkshire Motor Services 128 bus service.

Recording and Reporting of Public Meetings

  • The Authority allows the recording and reporting of public meetings but asks that any party wishing to do so informs the Authority in advance of the meeting.
  • Recording and reporting that disrupts the meeting is not allowed. Persons expressly refusing consent, children and vulnerable adults cannot be filmed or photographed.
  • The existing rules relating to confidential and exempt information, defamation, Data Protection and Public Order apply.
  • The Authority accepts no liability whatsoever for the recording and reporting carried out by other parties.

Some earlier agendas for meetings are in the archive agenda section of the website. 


Future Committees - 2017


Monday 6 February - Finance, Risk and Audit Committee

Thursday 16 February - Planning Committee

Thursday 16 February - Special Authority Committee


Thursday 16 March - Planning Committee

Monday 20 March - National Park Authority


Thursday 20 April - Planning Committee


Thursday 25 May - Planning Committee


Monday 5 June - Finance, Risk and Audit Committee

Tuesday 13 June - Local Access Forum

Thursday 15 June - Planning Committee

Monday 26 June - National Park Authority and AGM


Thursday 20 July - Planning Committee


Thursday 17 August - Planning Committee


Monday 4 September - Finance, Risk and Audit Committee

Thursday 21 September - Planning Committee

Monday 25 September - National Park Authority


Thursday 19 October - Planning Committee


Thursday 16 November - Planning Committee

Monday 20 November - Finance, Risk and Audit Committee


Tuesday 5 December - Local Access Forum

Thursday 14 December - Planning Committee

Monday 18 December - National Park Authority


Previous Committees 2016

Thursday 19 January - Planning Committee


Monday 1 February - Finance, Risk and Audit Committee

Thursday 18 February - Planning Committee

Thursday 18 February - Special Authority Committee


Thursday 17 March - Planning Committee

Monday 21 March - National Park Authority


Thursday 21 April - Planning Committee


Thursday 19 May - Planning Committee - Meeting Cancelled


Monday 6 June - Finance, Risk and Audit Committee

Thursday 9 June - Development Plan Working Group

Monday 13 June - Local Access Forum

Thursday 16 June - Planning Committee

Monday 27 June - National Park Authority/AGM


Monday 11 July - Scrutiny Committee

Friday 15 July - Development Plan Working Group

Thursday 21 July - Planning Committee


Thursday 18 August - Planning Committee

Friday 19 August - Development Plan Working Group


Monday 5 September - Finance, Risk and Audit Committee

Monday 12 September - Joint Minerals and Waste Plan

Thursday 15 September - Special National Park Authority

Thursday 15 September - Planning Committee


Monday 3 October - National Park Authority

Thursday 20 October - Planning Committee


Thursday 17 November - Planning Committee

Monday 21 November - Finance, Risk and Audit Committee 


Monday 12 December - Local Access Forum

Thursday 15 December - Planning Committee

Monday 19 December - National Park Authority


Previous Committees - 2015

Friday 23 January - Joint Minerals and Waste Plan


Monday 2 February - Finance, Risk and Audit Committee


Wednesday 18 March - Development Plan Working Group

Tuesday 24 March - York, North York Moors and North Yorkshire County Council Joint Minerals and Waste Plan


Monday 1 June - Finance, Risk and Audit Committee

Tuesday 9 June - Local Access Forum

Tuesday 30 June/Wednesday 1 July (if second day required) - Special Planning Committee at Sneaton Castle, Whitby


Monday 13 July - Scrutiny Committee


Monday 7 September - Finance, Risk and Audit Committee 


Monday 23 November - Finance, Risk and Audit Committtiee


Tuesday 1 December - Local Access Forum


Previous Committees 2014

Tuesday 10 June - Local Access Forum


Monday 14 July - Scrutiny Committee

Monday 28 July - Special Authority Committee



Monday 1 September - Finance, Risk and Audit Committee

Monday 22 September - National Park Authority



Tuesday 11 November - York, North York Moors and North Yorkshire County Council Joint Minerals and Waste Plan Member Working Group 

Monday 24 November - Finance, Risk and Audit Committee

Tuesday 2 December - Local Access Forum

Monday 15 December - National Park Authority