Full Council meet together approximately every month. As with all council meetings, these are meetings held in the council chamber to which all members of the public are invited.

Full Council meetings are attended by all councillors and are normally intended as meetings to ratify the minutes of all other council committee meetings and to discuss topics that impact the entire council. These include the following matters.

  • Precepting a rate
  • Borrowing money
  • Making, amending or revoking Standing Orders, Financial Regulations or Duties and Powers and Proper Office Provisions
  • Making, amending or revoking Bye Laws
  • Making of Orders under any statutory powers
  • Important matters of principle or policy that have been referred directly by committees or officers
  • Prosecution or defence in a court of law

The Full Council is chaired by the Town Mayor, Cllr. Paul Smith.  The voting membership of the Full Council comprises:

Meetings typically commence at 7pm and are held in the Malting Hall unless otherwise stated.

To contact the committee, please contact our Committee Clerk.

Please see the meetings menu for Meeting Agendas, Reports and Minutes.

Latest Committee Meeting


25th May 2021

  • DownloadAgenda 25th May
  • Reports:
  • DownloadReport for Agenda Item 9
  • Minutes:
  • DownloadMinutes 25th May

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    A wonderful place to visit with a wealth of attractions right on the doorstep.


    Malmesbury is a beautiful town to visit in its own right and attractions include the jewel in our crown being Malmesbury Abbey, the fabulous Abbey House Gardens, and Malmesbury’s 15th century Market Cross.

    For more than two and a half millennia successive generations have populated this hilltop, which forms the centre of the community we now call Malmesbury.


    Town Hall, Cross Hayes, Malmesbury, Wiltshire SN16 9BZ

    The Council Office is open for Council business from 9am until 5pm Monday to Thursday & Friday 9am to 4.30pm, except for Bank Holidays.

    Please call us on 01666 822143, or visit our contact page here to contact a specific councillor or member of the council staff directly.