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Full Authority

The next meeting of the West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority will be live-streamed on Friday 18 September 2020 at 10.30am.

To view the meeting please click here

Delegated Powers

The Authority is a corporate body with the legal responsibility for making decisions about all matters concerning the functions, powers, duties and responsibilities of the Authority which are invested in it by statute and / or common law.

However, only the Authority will exercise the following functions:

  • Variations to standing orders and financial standing orders
  • Revenue budget and capital plan
  • Levying or issuing a precept or borrowing on money
  • Major policy issues including:

– number and location of fire stations

– major organisational variations to the management or command structure

– major variations to the establishment

– proposals for expenditure not within approved revenue or capital plans

  • Adoption of Members’ allowances scheme
  • Appointing Chair and Vice Chair of the Authority and of the committees and sub-committees
  • Any other matter which by law must be reserved to the Authority itself

Membership

 

Labour

Conservative

Liberal Democrat

Cllr M Akhtar Cllr C Anderson Cllr R Downes
Cllr G Almas Cllr D Hall Cllr J Sunderland
Cllr T Austin Cllr P Harrand
Cllr J Fenton-Glynn Cllr R Hunt
Cllr R Grahame Cllr D Kirton
Cllr D Jenkins Cllr M Pollard
Cllr N Mohammed
Cllr D O’Donovan (Chair)
Cllr M Pervaiz
Cllr K Renshaw
Cllr F Shaheen
Cllr A Tait
Cllr S Tulley (Vice chair)
Cllr A Wenham

 

Meetings – Agendas and Minutes

Coronavirus

Remote meeting arrangements

We are currently using remote meeting arrangements for our Committee meetings.  These will be live-streamed – the appropriate link will be displayed on each Committee page a few days before each scheduled meeting.

Membership

Membership

 

Meeting 25 June 2020

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority

Meeting to be held on Thursday 25 June 2020 at 10.30 am by Microsoft Teams virtual meeting facilities

Agenda

 

1     Appointment of Chair

2     Appointment of Vice-chair

3     Chair’s announcements

4     Admission of the public

Members are asked to consider whether, by resolution, to exclude the public from the meeting during the items of business marked with an ‘E’ reference, because of the possibility of the disclosure of exempt information.

5   Urgent items – Programme of meetings amendment 2020 – 21

To determine whether there are any additional items of business which, by reason of special circumstances, the Chair believes should be considered at the meeting.

Link to report

6     Declarations of interest

To consider any declaration of disclosable pecuniary interest in relation to any item of business on the agenda.

7    Membership of the Authority / Committee membership and other appointments 2020 – 21  

Link to report

8   Minutes of meeting held on 21 February 202

Link to Minutes   

9   Matters arising

10  Minutes of Committees held since 21 February 2020 and of other  relevant Outside Bodies 

Link to report

11   Authority Constitution- annual review

Link to report

12  Covid-19 WYFRS performance  – Verbal report

13  IRMP Proposal – relocation of Cleckheaton fire station to the HQ site

Link to report

14  Corporate Health report 2019 – 20

Link to report

 

Agenda PDF Version
Reports PDF Version

Minutes PDF Version  (draft)

Meeting 18 September 2020

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority

Meeting to be held on Friday 18 September 2020 at 10.30 am by Microsoft Teams virtual meeting facilities

Agenda

1. Chair’s announcements

2. Admission of the public
Members are asked to consider whether, by resolution, to exclude the public from the meeting during the items of business marked with an ‘E’ reference, because of the possibility of the disclosure of exempt information.

3. Urgent items
To determine whether there are any additional items of business which, by reason of special circumstances, the Chair believes should be considered at the meeting.

4. Declarations of interest
To consider any declaration of disclosable pecuniary interest in relation to any item of business on the agenda.

5. Minutes of meeting held on 25 June 2020
Link to report

6. Matters arising

7. Minutes of Committees held since 25 June 2020 and of other relevant Outside Bodies
Link to report

8. Performance Management reports – 1 April 2019 – 31 March 2020 and 1 April 20 – 30 June 2020 
Link to reports

9. Integrated Risk Management Plan 2021-22 Outcome of Consultation
Link to report

10. IRMP 2021-22 Final Proposal
Link to report

11. External Appraisal of the WYFRS Integrated Risk Management Model
Link to report

12. Grenfell Update
Link to report

 

Agenda PDF version

Reports PDF version

 

Meeting 18 December 2020

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority

Meeting to be held on Friday 18 December 2020 at 10.30 am in the Training and Conference Suite, Birkenshaw

Agenda

Meeting 25 February 2021

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority

Meeting to be held on Thursday 25 February 2021 at 10.30 am in the Training and Conference Suite, Birkenshaw

Agenda

Meeting 24 June 2021

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority

Meeting to be held on Thursday 24 June 2021 at 10.30 am in the Training and Conference Suite, Birkenshaw

Agenda

Archived Meetings

This page contains links to the Agendas and Minutes of the Full Authority meetings from previous years:

2019/20

27 June 2019 (AGM) Agenda Minutes Reports

2o September 2019 Agenda Minutes Reports

13 December 2019 Agenda Minutes Reports

21 February 2020 Agenda Minutes Reports

2018/19

29 June 2018 (AGM)  Agenda  Minutes  Reports

21 September 2018  Agenda  Minutes  Reports

14 December 2018  Agenda  Minutes  Reports

21 February 2019  Agenda  Minutes  Reports

2017/18

30 Jun 2017 (AGM)  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

22 September 2017  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

15 December 2017  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

16 February 2018  Agenda  Reports  Minutes 

2016/17

24 June 2016 (AGM)  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

23 September 2016  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

16 December 2016  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

17 February 2017  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

2015/16

26 June 2015 (AGM)  Agenda  Reports Minutes

11 September 2015  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

18 December 2015  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

19 February 2016  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

2014/15

30 July 2014 (AGM) Agenda (94.15kb) Reports (2126.89kb) Minutes (319.17kb)

17 October 2014 Agenda (214.16kb) Reports (2570.23kb) Minutes (94.18kb)

19 December 2014 Agenda (211.41kb) Reports (3491.8kb) Minutes (241.38kb)

20 February 2015 Agenda (73.28kb) Reports (2168.57kb) Minutes (111.21kb)

27 April 2015 Agenda (84.98kb)   Minutes

2013/14

28 June 2013 (AGM) Agenda (122.31kb) Reports (1712.95kb) Minutes (317.57kb)

13 September 2013 Agenda (210.98kb) Reports (7020.94kb) Minutes (94.33kb)

20 December 2013 Agenda (214.06kb) Reports (2205.77kb) Minutes (88.03kb)

21 February 2014 Agenda (211.06kb) Reports (1416.57kb) Minutes (94.33kb)

2012/13

29 June 2012 (AGM) Agenda (125.1kb) Reports (3390.68kb) Minutes (232.23kb)

7 September 2012 Agenda (119.65kb) Reports (1972.34kb) Minutes (32.05kb)

21 December 2012 Agenda (120kb) Reports (2228.47kb) Minutes (177.12kb)

21 February 2013 Agenda (19.15kb) Reports (1229.58kb) Minutes (89.8kb)

28 March 2013 Agenda (106.71kb) Reports (45.41kb) Minutes (117kb)

 

2011/12

24 June 2011 (AGM) Agenda (23.07kb) Reports (2419.13kb) Minutes (249.98kb)

9 September 2011 Agenda (123.3kb) Reports (6429.18kb) Minutes (159.64kb)

16 December 2011 Agenda (14.89kb) Reports (2492.19kb) Minutes (160.62kb)

16 February 2012 Agenda (121.75kb) Reports (3404.6kb) Minutes (258.62kb)

 

2010/11

25 June 2010 Agenda (13.18kb) Reports (931.93kb) Minutes (49.05kb)

17 September 2010 Agenda (12.74kb) Reports (4938.02kb) Minutes (20.64kb)

17 December 2010 Agenda (13.27kb) Reports (4406.51kb) Minutes (28.12kb)

18 February 2011 Agenda (685.66kb) Reports (1994.4kb) Minutes (26.89kb)

15 April 2011 Agenda (9.78kb) Reports (637.59kb) Minutes (20.48kb)

 

2009/10

19 Jun 2009 Agenda and Minutes (1166.78kb)

04 Sep 2009 Agenda and Minutes (72.88kb)

18 Dec 2009 Agenda and Minutes (2237.83kb)

19 Feb 2010 Agenda and Minutes (623.15kb)

30 Apr 2010 Agenda and Minutes (441.27kb)

 

2008/09

27 Jun 2008 Agenda and Minutes (2308.42kb)

05 Sep 2008 Agenda and Minutes (324.29kb)

19 Dec 2008 Agenda and Minutes (589.44kb)

13 Feb 2009 Agenda and Minutes (526.87kb)

24 Apr 2009 Agenda and Minutes (935.69kb)