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Human Resources Committee

Delegated Powers

The Human Resources Committee will consider and determine matters of policy within approved budgets and / or report to the Authority in relation to:

  • Issues relating to the employment of staff
  • Local and national conditions of service for employees of the Authority
  • Recruitment and establishments
  • Industrial relations
  • Application of the Authority’s Equality and Diversity policy
  • Matters relating to the WYFRS International Training Centre in respect of;

– training requirements of the Fire Service

– functioning and marketing of the facilities

– determination of course fees and charges

– equipment provision


Chair: Cllr Fozia Shaheen

Vice Chair: Cllr Susan Press


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 Meetings – Agendas and Minutes

Meeting 9 July 2021

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority

Meeting of the Human Resources Committee to be held on Friday 9 July 2021 at 10.30 a.m.




1     Minutes of meeting held on 26 March 2021


2     Matters arising


3     Urgent items

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


4     Admission of the public

The Committee is 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     Declarations of interest

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


For noting


6     Apprenticeship update (Public Sector Duty) 2020 – 21

Link to report

7     Human Resources activity report

Link to report

8     Equality Data Monitoring report 2020 – 21

Link to report

9     Core Code of Ethics

Link to report

10    Review of wholetime recruitment process

Link to report


For decision


11    Community Engagement and Positive Action officer – role extension

Link to report

12    Local Pension Board annual report 2020 – 21

Link to report


Agenda PDF Version
Reports PDF Version
Minutes PDF Version (Draft)

Meeting 8 October 2021

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority

Meeting of the Human Resources Committee to be held on Friday 8 October 2021 at 10.30 a.m.

Meeting 21 January 2022

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority

Meeting of the Human Resources Committee to be held on Friday 21 January 2022 at 10.30 a.m.

Meeting 25 March 2022

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority

Meeting of the Human Resources Committee to be held on Friday 25 March 2022 at 10.30 a.m.

Meetings Archive

This page contains links to the Agendas and Minutes of the Human Resources Committee meetings from previous years (formerly Personnel and Training Committee):


10 July 2020  Agenda  Minutes   Reports

9 October 2020  Agenda  Minutes  Reports

22 January 2021  Agenda  Minutes  Reports

26 March 2021  Agenda  Minutes Reports


5 July 2019  Agenda  Minutes   Reports

4 October 2019  Agenda  Minutes  Reports

10 January 2020  Agenda  Minutes  Reports

27 March 2020  Agenda  Minutes  Reports


6 July 2018  Agenda  Minutes  Reports

5 October 2018  Agenda  Minutes  Reports

11 January 2019  Agenda  Minutes  Reports

5 April 2019  Agenda  Minutes  Reports


7 July 2017  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

6 October 2017  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

12 January 2018  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

13 April 2018  Agenda  Reports  Minutes


8 July 2016  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

7 October 2016  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

13 January 2017  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

31 March 2017  Agenda  Reports  Minutes


10 July 2015  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

25 September 2015  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

4 December 2015  Agenda  Reports  Minutes

26 February 2016  Agenda  Reports  Minutes


5 September 2014 Agenda (92.12kb) Reports 3449.21kb) Minutes (91.95kb)

14 November 2014 Agenda (208.53kb) Reports (1557.52kb)   Minutes (240.43kb)

23 January 2015 Agenda (211.07kb) Reports (1315.1kb) Minutes(82.06kb)

27 March 2015 Agenda (69.6kb) Reports (2922.13kb) Minutes (89.55kb) (draft)


5 July 2013 Agenda (118.03kb) Reports (779.81kb) Minutes (239.4kb)

1 Nov 2013 Agenda (210.65kb) Reports (1707.95kb) Minutes (243.23kb)

17 Jan 2014 Agenda (209.03kb) Reports (622.04kb) Minutes (223.74kb)

4 April 2014 Agenda (211.02kb) Reports (907.68kb) Minutes (221.41kb)


6 July 2012 Agenda (60.1kb) Reports (690.55kb) Minutes (71.6kb)

2 November 2012 Agenda (10.32kb) Reports (277.62kb) Minutes (145.35kb)

18 January 2013 Agenda (115.17kb) Reports (1035.33kb) Minutes (23.07kb)

12 April 2013 Agenda (117.1kb) Reports (1850.8kb) Minutes (29.96kb)


1 July 2011 Agenda (7.4kb) Reports (475.12kb) Minutes (11.41kb)

11 November 2011 Agenda (63.98kb) Reports (13288.47kb) Minutes (137.64kb)

27 January 2012 Agenda (64.29kb) Reports (5589.79kb) Minutes (23.13kb)

30 March 2012 Agenda (10.09kb) Reports (300.52kb) Minutes (140.19kb)


2 July 2010 Agenda (10.21kb) Reports (1749.59kb) Minutes (14.73kb)

24 September 2010 Agenda (10.06kb) Reports (1689.02kb) Minutes (24.39kb)

12 November 2010 Agenda (10.02kb) Reports (401.07kb) Minutes (23.51kb)

28 January 2011 Agenda (11.79kb) Reports (328.92kb) Minutes (15.82kb)

8 April 2011 Agenda (7.24kb) Reports (2258.1kb) Minutes (22.52kb)


10 July 2009 Agenda and Minutes (26.01kb)

25 September 2009 Agenda and Minutes (42.04kb)

4 December 2009 Agenda and Minutes (34.23kb)

5 February 2010 Agenda and Minutes (38.37kb)

26 March 2010 Agenda and Minutes (35.31kb)