Committee details

Committee details


Purpose of committee


Full Council is responsible for agreeing the Council’s Budget and Policy Framework and its Constitution.  Council appoints to non-executive committees, such as planning and licensing committees, and appoints a Leader of the Council (who in turn appoints to the City Executive Board).  Council also confirms who will be Chief Executive, Chief Finance Officer and Monitoring Officer.

Full Council considers motions proposed by councillors on matters for which the Council is responsible and that directly affect people in Oxford.  It hears addresses and questions from the public and holds debates on certain petitions raised in the area.

Number of Councillors: All

Quorum: One quarter of all Councillors

Frequency: 7 scheduled meetings per year


Meetings of Council are recorded and can be viewed by the following the link on the Council and Democracy page.


Get involved at Full Council meetings



Contact information

Support officer: Jennifer Thompson, Committee and Members Services Officer. email: tel: 01865 252275

Postal address:
Town Hall
St Aldate's

Phone: 01865 252275