Nominations for PPN Representatives
A number of boards and committees across the county are looking for PPN representatives.
- Connecting for Life Implementation Steering Group
- Comhairle na nÓg Steering Group
- Housing SPC (Strategic Policy Committee)
- Infrastructure (to include Roads, Transportation & Water Services) SPC (Strategic Policy Committee)
- Joint Policing Committee
- South Tipperary Development Company
- Tipperary Volunteer Centre
Please find information and nomination form for each of these boards or committees below.
Also to ensure PPN members have all the information in regards to being a PPN rep we have attached the following documents; Tipperary PPN Nomination Guidelines, Public Participation Network User Guide and Tipperary PPN Representative Charter. These documents will assist you if you are considering becoming a rep with the PPN and give you further incite into the role of the PPN.
If you have any queries on any of the positions below please call either Avril or Sharon on 0504 61014
Connecting for Life Implementation Steering Group
South Tipperary Area – 1 Rep
Connecting for Life South Tipperary is the Action Plan to Prevent Suicide 2017-2020. This plan is based on Connecting for Life, Ireland’s National Strategy to Reduce Suicide 2015-2020.
Comhairle na nÓg Steering Group
1 PPN Rep
Comhairle na nÓg are child and youth councils in the 31 local authorities of the country, which give children and young people the opportunity to be involved in the development of local services and policies.
Housing SPC (Strategic Policy Committee)
1 PPN Environmental Rep
2 PPN Community & Voluntary Reps
Infrastructure (to include Roads, Transportation & Water Services) SPC (Strategic Policy Committee)
1 PPN Community & Voluntary Rep
Joint Policing Committee
1 Clonmel MD Rep
1 Tipperary, Cahir and Cashel Rep
Joint Policing Committee (JPC) is to act “as a forum for consultations, discussions and recommendations on matters affecting the policing of the Local Authorities administrative area”. PPN representatives on the JPC must have an interest in promoting community safety, tackling issues of anti-social behaviour, crime prevention, misuse of drugs, crime and support for crime victims and policy development.
South Tipperary Development Company
2 PPN Reps
South Tipperary Development Company Limited is a Local Action Group that manages the following programmes and services in South Tipperary: Rural Development Programme (RDP) Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) Tús Programme, Rural Social Scheme (RSS), National Countryside Recreation Strategy (NCRS), Primary Health Care Programme for The Travelling Community (PHCP), Home Repairs Service, The Incredible Years and Little Orchard Playschool, Ballylynch , Carrick-On-Suir.
Tipperary Volunteer Centre
1 PPN Rep (1 South)
Tipperary Volunteer Centre is a registered charity and company limited by guarantee. Primarily funded by the Government of Ireland through the Department of Rural and Community Development the organisation is tasked with strengthening volunteering across county Tipperary.