Local Government Act and Code

Local Government Act 1972 

Local Government Act 1972

A legal act to make provision with respect to local government and the functions of local authorities in England and Wales.

Local Government Transparency Code 2015

Local Government Transparency Code 2015

The local Government transparency code is issued to meet the government’s desire to place more power into residents hands to increase democratic accountability.  It will make it easier for local people to contribute to the local decision making process and help shape public services.

Model Publication Scheme

Model Publication Scheme

The model publication scheme is a short document setting out your high-level commitment to proactively publish information.  It is suitable for all sectors and consists of seven commitments and seven classes of information.  The model publication scheme commits you to publish certain classes of information.

Policies & Procedures - Community Engagement

GDPR – Privacy Notice – Reviewed March 2021

GDPR – Consent to hold contact information

Complaints Policy

Complaints Procedure

Freedom of Information Publication Scheme

Freedom of Information Policy

Data Protection Policy

Data Protection Procedure

Data Protection Request for Information Form

Management of transferable data policy


Policies & Procedures - Corporate Governance

Standing Orders

Agenda & Minutes Procedure

Financial Risk Assessment

Internal Audit five year plan

Anti Fraud & Corruption Policy

Treasury Policy

Financial Delegation of Parish Clerk

2021 Adopted Code of Conduct – September 2021

Code of Corporate Governance

Register of Gift Book

Electoral process

Boundary Review of electoral wards


Policies & Procedures - Employers

Equal Opportunities Policy

Grievance Policy

Disciplinary Rules & Policy

Whistle Blowing Policy

H&S Policy

Electronic information & Communications Systems Policy

Anti-harassment & Bullying Policy

Flexible Pensions Policy

Pensions Discretion Policy

Recruitment Policy

Training Statement of Intent

Well being at Work Policy

Job Descriptions – Clerk

Job Descriptions – Assistant Clerk

Job Descriptions – Head Haywarden

Job Descriptions – Planning & Admin Officer

Job Descriptions – Haywarden

Job Descriptions – Assistant Haywarden

Job Descriptions – Assistant Haywarden – Litter Picker


Policies & Procedures - General

Environmental Policy

Social Media and Electronic Comms Policy

Communications Policy

Parking Policy

Volunteer Policy

Committee TOR – OS June 2022

Committee ToR – A&P – Nov 2022

Committee TOR – HR – July 2022

Committee TOR – Finance & GP – Sept 2021