Regeneration and Community

The Regeneration and Community Committee is Chaired by Councillor Mark Buchanan for the 2022-2023 year.

The primary role of the Regeneration and Community Committee is to examine on behalf of the Council various policies, strategies and plans in draft relating to those areas set out below and reporting on these to Council:

  • Community Planning, Corporate Planning and Performance Improvement
  • Local Development Plan and Planning Policy
  • Tourism and Economic Development including MSW Growth Deal
  • Funding
  • Capital Programme
  • Leisure, Recreation and Sport
  • Arts, Heritage, Tourism facilities
  • Environmental Health and Investing for Health
  • Community Services
  • Policing and Community Safety Partnership
  • Health related matters including partnerships with health providers

To undertake reviews or policy development tasks in relation to any matters falling under the remit of this committee or as requested by Council.

To respond to consultations relevant to these matters.

To engage on an ongoing basis with all relevant external bodies as to their strategies, policies and proposals which will impact on the Fermanagh and Omagh District.  This will include, but will not be limited to:

  • Government departments
  • Education Authority
  • Health and Social Care Trust
  • Public Health Agency
  • Health and Social Care Board
  • Police Service of Northern Ireland
  • Northern Ireland Housing Executive
  • Invest Northern Ireland
  • DfI Roads (ie, regional and network development proposals)
  • Tourism NI
  • Sport NI
  • Arts Council for NI
  • Waterways Ireland
  • South West College