Committee details

North Yorkshire Police, Fire and Crime Panel

Purpose of committee

The Panel is a joint committee of North Yorkshire Council and City of York Council.  It is responsible for providing a check and balance to the performance of the Mayor for York and North Yorkshire in relation to their police, fire and crime responsibilities.  Its duties include making recommendations on proposed senior appointments such as Chief Constable and Chief Fire Officer, reviewing the proposed precept for policing and fire and rescue, and agreeing the draft police, fire and crime plan. Further details about the work of the Panel can be found at


Meetings of the Panel are held in person and are live broadcasted where possible via  Further details of Members appointed by City of York Council can be found at Outside bodies - North Yorkshire Police, Fire and Crime Panel



Contact information

Support officer: Diane Parsons. Email:

Phone: 01609 532750