Fen Drayton Parish Council helps to organise, oversee and regulate the provision of local services and amenties in Fen Drayton.
Working alongside voluntary organisations and other tiers of local government, the council allocates funds and also serves as a sounding board for local opinion.
By law, the parish council must:
Hold an annual meeting
Hold at least three other meetings a year
Appoint such officers required for the proper discharge of its functions, including an officer responsible for the proper administration of financial affairs
Initiate standing orders for the supply of goods and services to the council.
A more complete and detailed overview of the functions and obligations of a parish council can be accessed here.