Policies and Procedures

Standing Orders (the rules for the way the Council conducts its business)

Council, Committee/sub-committee & Working Group terms of reference

Code of conduct (the rules governing behaviour by councillors)

Complaints procedure (note that the Local Government Ombudsman cannot consider complaints about parish councils, see here)

Community engagement strategy

Equality policy

Grant awarding policy

Health and safety policy

Statement of intent on training

Protocol for staff on dealing with members of the public

Filming, photography, audio-recording and reporting of meetings 

Social Media & Electronic Communication Policy

Document Retention & Disposal Policy 

Information and Data Protection Policy