Aberdeen Civic Forum

The Civic Forum was launched in May 2002 and represents one of the main routes for community input into Community Planning.

The Civic Forum draws together representatives from every Community Council and neighbourhood in the City and from Communities of Interest Forums which include:

    • Aberdeen Federation of Community Centres
    • Aberdeen University Students’ Association
    • Aberdeen Women’s Alliance
    • Aberdeen City Youth Council
    • Regeneration Matters
    • Disability Advisory Group
    • Ethnic Minority Forum
    • Grampian Regional Equality Council Ltd
    • Grampian Senior Citizens Forum
    • Gypsies/Travellers Community
    • North East LGBT+ Development Group
    • North East Scotland Equalities Network

The Chair of the Civic Forum has a  place on  Community Planning Aberdeen (CPA) Board. The Forum has 5 representatives on the CPA Reference Group  and a minimum of two representatives on each of the six CPA Thematic Groups and 4 Multi-lateral Priority Groups. Civic Forum representatives  provide feedback on the meetings they attend.

Feedback Form for Civic Forum Reps

The Lead Group (the Executive Committee of the Civic Forum) meets on a monthly basis to plan full Forum meetings and to deal with routine business. Click here to view the Civic Forum Lead Group Membership.