Policies and Procedures
The Policy and Personnel Committee, the Finance Committee and the Planning Committee are responsible for drafting policies and procedures relevant to their remit. All policies are formally adopted by the relevant committee and then ratified by formal resolution at full Council meetings.
Once ratified, Council policies and regulations will be published on this page.
Financial Regulations - Adopted October 2016
Delegation Policy - Adopted September 2017
Cash Handling Policy - Adopted September 2017
Code of Conduct - Adopted 21/5/18
Expenses Policy - Adopted June 2017
Publication / Freedom of Information Policy - Adopted February 2017, Revised May 2017
Complaints / Correspondence Policy - Adopted February 2017, Revised May 2017
Statement of Intent of Community Engagement - Adopted September 2017
Dispensation Policy - Adopted September 2017
Data Protection Policy - Adopted November 2015 **
Disciplinary and Grievance Policy - Adopted September 2016
Health and Safety Policy - Adopted April 2017
Equal Opportunities Policy - Adopted March 2017
Training, Development & Appraisal Policy - Adopted September 2017
Ethical (Standards) Policy - still under review by Policy and Personnel Comm.
Retention of Records Policy - Adopted September 2017
Press and Media Policy - Adopted September 2017
Website and Social Media Policy - Re-Adopted February 2019
Cemetery Policy - revised February 2019
Allotment Regulations and Policy - Adopted September 2017
Play and Recreation Policy - still under review by Policy and Personnel Comm.
Grant Award and Application Policy - Revised February 2019
Gifts, Honours and Awards Policy - Adopted September 2017
** Changes to legislation (General Data Protection Regulations 2018) will affect this policy