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Gypsy and Traveller Sites
From April Cornwall Housing, our Council owned company, will look after our Gypsy and Traveller sites.
The service runs three residential Gypsy sites, located in Redruth, Camborne and Liskeard.
Funding of £1.24m has been allocated deliver 30 new pitches in Cornwall for Romany Gypsies, Irish Travellers and New Travellers. Work will now take place with local members, town and parish councils and the Gypsy and Traveller communities to identify suitable areas for the creation of sites.
The Gypsy and Traveller site consultation protocol has recently been to Overview and Scrutiny committee. The committee:
"RESOLVED to recommend to the Cabinet that the consultation protocol be approved inclusive of the amendments as shown at Appendix 1 to these minutes."
- Gypsy and Traveller Needs and Consultation
- Gypsy and Traveller Consultation Protocol
- Definition of a Gypsy and a Traveller
- Overview and Scrutiny Minutes approving Consultation Protocol