Council Regulations

Below are the documents used to regulate the Parish Council operations.  These documents were formally adopted at the Council's Annual General Meeting in May 2016.  By clicking on the document title, you may consult these documents.

Standing Orders
The Standing Orders regulate the way in which the Council conducts its business. They are adopted from a nationally published set of Model Standing Orders and are reviewed annually.

Members Code of Conduct
The code of conduct which all members of the Parish Council are legally required to observe.

Register Of Members Interest & Declaration Of Acceptance

Councillors are elected for a four-year term and receive no financial (or minimal) reward for their time devoted to Council work.  The Declaration Of Acceptance document is signed prior to each Councillor taking up office as a Councillor. The Register of Interests are listed in the 'Your Councillors' section.

Adopted Policies & Procedures 

  1.  Code Of Members Conduct
  2.   FOI Adoption and Information
  3.    Complaints Procedure
  4.    Press and Media Policy
  5.   GDPR Policy 
  6.    Data Protection Policy
  7.    Code of Conduct for Employees
  8.    Procedure For Handling Consultation Requests
  9.    Staff Grievance Policy
  10.    Staff Discipline Policy
  11.    Code of Members Conduct - Dispensation Scheme
  12.    IT Email and Internet Policy
  13.    Grants and Donations Policy
  14.   Grant application form
  15.   Procedure for Correspondence and Document Retention

Financial Documents

Below is the documentation produced in relation to the financial operations of the Parish Council.

Precept 

Financial Regulations

The regulations that govern the financial business of the Council.

Fixed Asset Register
A list of Parish Assets owned and managed by the Parish Council.

Annual Return 2019-20 

Annual Return

Internal Audit report 2019-20

Public Rights Notice 

External Auditor Report and Certificate 2019/20