The Standards Committee is
a politically balanced Committee of the Council responsible for
promoting and maintaining high standards of conduct by members and
co-opted Members of the District Council and of the Town and Parish
Councils within the District. The Committee is Chaired by a Co-opted Member who is independent of
Two Independent Persons are
also appointed by the Council to provide advice on the handling of
complaints of breaches of the Code of Conduct.
Further information on the
Code of Conduct, Complaints Procedures and the Standards Committee
Annual Reports is available
The Committee also conducts
the annual review of the Council’s Constitution and Code of
More information on the terms of reference
and responsibilities of the Standards Committee can be found
3 of the Council’s Constitution.