"An Blu Lann-Wennap"
Gwennap Church

Parish Council

Minutes & agendas

Click here to view the agenda for the next meeting and minutes from previous meetings.

About the Parish Council

The Council supports the community of the parish in a number of areas:

  • Attendance at meetings with other bodies that affect the Parish.
  • Planning.
  • Playing Fields.
  • Footpaths.
  • Parish Finance.
  • Management of Wheal Maid Valley.
  • Dealing with correspondence affecting the Parish.
  • Mineral Tramways.
  • Historic Churchyards.

The council is usually made up of seven parish councillors and a clerk. The current councillors and clerk are:

  • Cllr Kevin Furnish - Chairman
  • Cllr Gregory Leach - Vice Chairman
  • Cllr David Lanyon
  • Cllr Sue Patton
  • Cllr Richard Forrest
  • Cllr Jan Hallett
  • Cllr Teresa Pascoe
  • Mrs Fiona Barnard - Clerk

Full contact details of the councillors are available here.

The council meets at least once a month usually on the third Thursday of the month. Meeting dates are posted on the home page of this website.

View Standing Orders (2017) of Gwennap Parish Council.

Further details of the council including copies of the Member's Interests are available on

Liability Insurance

Download our Employers Liability Certificate of Insurance

Annual Accounts 2017

Download notice of conclusion of audit for year ended 31-03-17

Download notice of period for exercise of public rights.

Download declaration of Status of Published Accounts 2016-17.

Download approved accounting statements 2016-17.

Download annual governance statement 2016-17.

Annual Return 2016

Every small authority in England with a turnover of less than £6.5 million must complete an annual return at the end of each financial year. To view the annual return of Gwennap Parish Council for year ended 31 March 2016, click the link below to download the PDF.

Download GPC annual return for year ended 31 March 2016.

Gwennap Parish Council are subject to an annual external audit. Below is the notice of conclusion of audit.

Download notice of conclusion of audit.