Community Council

Community Councils were established as a result of the local government ( Scotland ) act 1973. They do not have statutory duties or powers and are essentially voluntary bodies established within a statutory framework.

Their Key roles are : to represent the views of the community to Fife Council and other statutory bodies. To act to further the interest of their community. To be consulted on planning applications within their area ( the town and country planning ( general development procedure) ( Scotland ) amendment order 1996. To consider exercising their powers to object to the granting renewal or transfer of liquor licenses ( the licensing( Scotland ) act 1976).

The Royal Burgh of Kilrenny Anstruther and District Community Council is made up of 15 Locally elected members.

The Community Council meets on the second Monday of the month in the burgh chambers Anstruther Town Hall at 7.30pm. All meetings are held in public, but are not public meetings.

Anyone wishing to raise a particular subject should contact the secretary 7 days prior to the meeting. This will ensure that they will get on the agenda and given appropriate time to discuss their issue.

Members Contact Details

Agendas and minutes are posted in the Public Library and are held on file by the secretary. If anyone wishes to view historical minutes please contact the secretary.

Sub – groups

Pittenweem – Kilrenny Cycle Group


  • Community Council minutes may 2017

    Kilrenny, Anstruther and Cellardyke Community Council. Minutes  for the Monthly   Meeting on Monday 8th May    2017  at 19.30 in the Burgh Chambers, Anstruther Town Hall. Present:  Andrew Peddie ( chair), Jim Braid, Don Mckenzie,  Mary Thomson, Martin Dibley, Kevin Lancaster,   Gail Sorley ,  Blane McKnight,  Cllr Linda Holt  ( from 20.30 Cllr Bill Porteous ) […] Read more

  • Anstruther Town Hall

    Now the public library has relocated to the New school the area in the Town Hall it occupied will revert back to its old name LOWER TOWN HALL. It will be available for hire for community use through the EAST NEUK CENTRE TRUST.   For the first three weeks, the Anstruther Community Kist will be […] Read more

  • Anstruther and Cellardyke in Bloom

    The next meeting of Anstruther and Cellardyke in Bloom is on Monday 19th June at 7.30 in the meeting room, Lower Town Hall, Anstruther. All welcome. Read more

  • Anstruther Harbour festival

    Anstruther harbour festival weekend of Family fun. 26th to the 28th May  Read more

  • We need help

    Anstruther and cellardyke in bloom.  Last year Anstruther and Cellardyke received a Gold for the Town. We want to achieve this again in 2017.  However we need your help. The various groups involved can only do so much and we all have limited resources. We need all businesses to do just that little bit more […] Read more

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