Policies of the Council

Policies of the Council

he following Polices and documentation are used extensively by the Council in order to effectively operate:

The Parish Council meets on Tuesday nights at the Community Centre. The Meeting Schedule for H2 of 2021 has been agreed by council (on 15 June 2021), and the meeting schedule for the first half of 2022 was agreed by Council on 28 Sep 2021. TPC H1 2022 Meeting Schedule

TPC Standing Orders (reviewed May 21 ) Standing Orders are the “bible” for our actions within Council.  They govern our various forms of meeting and the committee types that hold them.  It also governs how voting is held and counted.

Finance Regulations- Revised Sep 2020: Used for the governance on all Financial transactions, this document is another important part of ensuring good governance.

Complaints Policy (8 Mar 2021): The Complaints Procedure lays out the mechanism that we have in place for dealing with complaints against the Council and it’s staff.

TPC Grant Awarding Policy and  Grant Application form : The Parish Council aims to offer funding towards projects and services that work in partnership with the Council’s aims and objectives to provide maximum benefit to the community.

The TPC Training Log to Sep 2021 is displayed to demonstrate that ongoing learning has been undertaken by both Councillors and Staff to stay current in their roles. 

Code of Conduct (2012):  Councillors are held to a high standard for their actions as a Councillor, and all have confirmed by signing that they will abide by the Code of Conduct.  Effectively, this means acting with regard to the following principles – selflessness, integrity, objectivity, accountability, openness, honesty and leadership