Parish of Sparham

Breckland Council is conducting a Community Governance Review for the Parish of Sparham following a request from Sparham Parish Council to increase the number of Councillors on the Parish Council from five to seven members.

The second consultation period has begun following the publication of the draft recommendations from Stage 1 of the review.

Community Governance Review (Parish Review) - Draft Recommendations - Parish of Sparham (PDF) [194KB] (opens new window)

The detailed Terms of Reference document was published on 25 November 2022.

Terms of Reference - Parish of Sparham (PDF) [423KB] (opens new window)

Community Governance Review Timetable

StageWhat happens?Timescales/Date(s)

Commencement of Review

Stage 1

Publication of Terms of Reference consultation period.

Submissions are invited.

6 weeks (25 November 2022 - 6 January 2023)
Stage 2

Consideration of submissions.

Draft recommendations prepared and published.

1 week (6 January 2023 - 13 January 2023)
Stage 3

Second consultation period.

Final proposals prepared and published.

1 week (13 January 2023 - 20 January 2023)
Stage 4Principal Council agrees and publishes final recommendations.23 January 2023

How to take part in the review

Responses to the review can be made in the following ways:

By online form

By emailing

By writing to:

Community Governance Review - Parish of Sparham

Electoral Services

Elizabeth House

Breckland Council

Walpole Loke



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Last updated: 16/01/2023 17:09:40