National Park Authority

Our 18 members meet regularly to make decisions on matters relating to the functions of the National Park Authority. These meetings take place throughout the year, usually at the Northumberland National Park Offices in Hexham.

At the Authority Annual Meeting on 21 June 2023, Ms Jean Davidson was re-elected Authority Chair and Cllr Denis Mullan was elected Deputy Chair until the date of the Annual Meeting in 2024.

Members of the press and public are welcome to attend Part One of the meeting. Numbers will be restricted in line with current Covid guidance and we recommend that you email:

A public Question Time session will be held prior to the meeting. Notice of questions must be given in writing at least ten clear working days prior to the meeting please.  Details of the Question Time procedure can be obtained as follows:

The meetings can also be viewed live on YouTube.

Meeting Dates

The next meeting dates for Northumberland National Park Authority are:

  • Wednesday 13 December 2023
  • Wednesday 13 March 2024

2023 Authority Papers

Agendas and Minutes

Wednesday 15 March 2023

Wednesday 26 April 2023

Wednesday 21 June 2023

Wednesday 13 September 2023

2022 Authority Papers

Agendas and Minutes

Wednesday 14 December 2022

Wednesday 12 October 2022 (A Special Meeting of NNPA)

Friday 23 September 2022 - rescheduled

Wednesday 22 June 2022

Wednesday 16 March 2022