Sad News – Councillor Margaret Boyter

It is with sadness that we report the recent death of Councillor Margaret Boyter. Margaret had been an active member of the Council for many years. The Council offers its love and condolences to her husband Dave and family.

Publication of audited accounts for the year ended 31 March 2021

Regulation 15(5) of the Accounts and Audit (Wales) Regulations 2014 (as amended) requires that by 30 September 2021, Llangyfelach Community Council publish its accounting statements for the year ended 31 March 2021 together with any certificate, opinion, or report issued, given or made by the Auditor General.

The accounting statements in the form of an annual return have been published on the Council’s website. However, the accounts are published before the conclusion of the audit. Due to the impact of COVID-19, the Auditor General has not yet issued an audit opinion.

Llangyfelach Community Council – Compliance under Section 6 of the Environment (Wales) Act 2016

Duty – The Council has to comply with under Section 6 of the Environment (Wales) Act 2016

The Community Council does not own any land or buildings.

To try & comply with this duty, the Community Council will:

  1. Seek to ensure that all paper purchased, comes from a suitable eco friendly source.
  2. Dispose of all of its waste paper is to an eco disposal waste unit.
  3. All the lights that are fitted on the annual Christmas tree are fitted with LED bulbs.
  4. When the Community Council is consulted by the Local Planning Authority (LPA) on a planning application, they will recommend to the LPA that suitable Biodiversity & Resilience conditions are imposed if planning permission is granted.

Notice of 2 Vacancies. 25 February 2019

Llangyfelach Community Council

Notice of 2 Vacancies

In the Office of Councillor for the Llangyfelach Ward

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that 2 vacancy(ies) has/have occurred in the office of Councillor for the above mentioned Community/Ward, and the Community Council intends to co-opt.

Expressions of interest are being sought from members of the public who meet the following qualifications and are interested in representing their community on the aforementioned Community Council. You must be a British, Commonwealth, Irish or a European Union citizen and be 18 years of age or over; and meet at least one of the following criteria*:

  • registered as a local government elector for the area named above; or
  • during the whole of the last 12 months occupied as owner or tenant land or other premises in the community named above; or
  • your principal or only place of work during the last 12 months has been in the community named above; or
  • you have during the whole of the last 12 months resided in the Community or with 4.8 kilometres of it.

* Certain people are disqualified from standing, and these include paid officers of the community council, anyone subject to bankruptcy restriction orders and those subject to recent sentences of imprisonment. It is the responsibility of the candidate to ensure that they are qualified to stand.

Dated this day of 25 February 2019

D. Jenkins
Clerk to the Council.

Download a pdf of the bilingual notice here.