Broads Authority

The Broads Authority is the executive body for decision taking and overseeing all strategies, policies and priorities of the Authority.

This is set out in the Norfolk and Suffolk Broads Act 1988, Broads Plan, Broads Local Plan/Local Development Framework and Annual Business Plan.

Broads Authority Meeting dates:

Agendas, reports and minutes

Agendas and reports will be available on this site one week before the meeting, except in the case of the Broads Forum for which agendas and reports will be available two weeks before the meeting.

Background papers

Some reports have background papers. You can arrange to see any background papers from Monday to Friday between 9.00am and 4.30pm. If you would like to arrange this please email via our contact form or call 01603 610734.

Committee members

You can find out more about Broads Authority, Broads Forum, Financial Scrutiny and Audit, Navigation and Planning on our committee membership page while here are details of Broads Local Access Forum members.

Committee procedures

You can find documents relating to committee procedures, including the code of conduct for members and information about delegation of powers on our Constitutional documents page.

Asking questions

Our Asking questions at meetings page will tell you about arrangements for members of the public to speak at committee meetings.

Archive papers

The following years are available on line:

The only exceptions are those items which would infringe copyright or would not be dealt with in public for reasons of confidentiality. 

For previous papers please email via our contact form.