Councillor Code of conduct

Code of conduct

The Council adopted its current Code of Conduct at the meeting of 22 June 2012 and it was subsequently updated at the meeting of 20 June 2016. The code sets out the standards required by Councillors and is consistent with the following principles of selflessness, integrity, objectivity, accountability, openness, honesty and leadership. 

The code applies to all Councillors and co-opted members of the borough council