Community Planning Strategic Partnership Board

The Community Planning Strategic Partnership Board is chaired by Councillor Errol Thompson.
Community planning is enshrined in legislation through the Local Government Act (NI) 2014 which places a statutory duty on local authorities to initiate, facilitate, maintain and participate in community planning in their areas and on partners to participate in community planning and to assist the Council in carrying out its community planning duties. These partners include:
  • Fermanagh and Omagh District Council
  • Northern Ireland Housing Executive
  • Education Authority
  • Council for Catholic Maintained Schools
  • Public Health Agency
  • Western Health and Social Care Trust
  • Health and Social Care Board
  • Tourism NI
  • Invest NI
  • Police Service of NI
  • NI Fire and Rescue Service
  • Libraries NI
  • Sport NI
  • Community and Voluntary Sector (nominated representatives of Community and Voluntary Sector Forum)
  • Business Community (nominated representatives of Economic Stakeholder Reference Group)
  • Department for Communities
  • Department for Infrastructure
  • Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs
  • Department of Education