Rights of Way Committee

Information on the Rights of Way Committee at Suffolk County Council.

The Rights of Way Committee has the following functions:

  • to determine action on the extinguishment/diversion of footpaths, bridleways, byways open to all traffic, restricted byways and unclassified unsurfaced roads and the creation of footpaths or bridleways and the conversion of footpaths into cycle tracks where there are objections to proposals for orders or court applications
  • to determine proposals for the modification of the definitive map and statement which could be the subject of appeal or orders
  • to advise the Cabinet Member for Roads and Transport with regard to objections to proposals for traffic regulation (including speed restrictions, on and off street parking and control of dogs) and to make recommendations as to whether or not orders should be made or other action taken.

Chairman

Vice Chairman

Members

Gary Green Stuart Lawson WS
Gary Green (Con)  Stuart Lawson (Con) 

Meeting dates

You're welcome to attend a meeting of the Rights of Way Committee.

The papers and agendas for the meetings are available on our website five days before the meeting and will include venue details.

Date

Venue

Time

Wednesday 21 June 2017 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich 10am
Thursday 12 October 2017 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich 10am
Tuesday 16 January 2018 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich 10am
Tuesday 6 March 2018 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich 10am
Thursday 14 June 2018 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich 10am
Thursday 11 October 2018 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich 10am
Tuesday 15 January 2019 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich 10am
Tuesday 19 March 2019 Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich 10am

Dates after May 2018 will be subject to reconsideration by Council on 24 May 2018.

Contact and further information

If you would like to contact us, please email committee.services@suffolk.gov.uk or call 01473 265119, Monday to Friday; 9.30 am to 4.00 pm.