Council Policies

Council policies are reviewed on a regular basis

The Town Council is a corporate body and the day to day operations of the Council are managed by the rules set out in various policy and procedure documents.

Policies are considered by Council committees who make recommendations to the full council, which is responsible for approving all Council policies.

You can view the current adopted council policies below.

Policy NumberPolicyDate AdoptedNext ReviewPolicy numberPolicyDate AdoptedNext Review
1Anti-fraud and Corruption Policy March 2020March 202422Corporate Risk AssessmentMarch 2020March 2022
2Public Inspection policyMarch 2020May 202223Scheme of DelegationMarch 2020May 2022
3Asset Register Policy & Asset RegisterMarch 2020March 202324Social media & media relations policyMarch 2020June 2022
4Complaints policyMarch 2020May 202425Staff Appraisal policyMarch 2020May 2024
5Co-option PolicyMarch 2020May 202226Standing Orders March 2020May 2022
6Corporate Governance statementMarch 2020May 202227Training policyMarch 2020May 2022
7Document Retention policyMarch 2020May 202228Volunteering policyMarch 2020May 2023
8Employee Code of ConductMarch 2020May 202329Display Screen policyMarch 2020May 2022
9Flag Flying policyMarch 2020May202430Investment policyMay 2020June 2022
10Freedom of Information policyMarch 2020May 202331Security Incident policyMay 2020June 2022
11Grants policyMarch 2020June 202432Approved Suppliers policyApril 2020May 2024
12Grit Bin policyMarch 2020June 202233Equal Opportunities policySeptember 2020May 2022
13Health & Safety policyMarch 2020May 202234Gifts and Hospitality policySeptember 2020May 2022
14I.T policyMarch 2020May 202235Memorial Bench policyJanuary 2021May 2022
15Publication schemeMay 2020May 202236Members Allowance policyMay 2021May 2022
16Lone Working policyMarch 2020May 202337Time off in Lieu (TOIL) policyJune 2021June 2024
17Mayoral HandbookMay 2022May 202638Child Protection & Vulnerable person policyJune 2021June 2024
18Members Code of ConductMarch 2020May 202239Reserves policyMay 2021June 2022
19Pesticides policyFebruary 2020May 202440Pension discretion policyMarch 2022March 2026
20Recording Meetings policyMarch 2020May 202341CCTV policyMay 2021May 2024
21Procurement policyMarch 2020June 202242Financial RegulationsMay 2020May 2022