Councillors, Democracy and Elections
In this section you can access a wide range of information and documents relating to the council’s decision making processes, find out about forthcoming Council meetings and decisions and obtain details for your local political representatives.
Committee meeting information
Information regarding Council, Cabinet and committee meetings. You can find the agendas, minutes of previous meetings, as well as officer reports discussed at previous meetings. Information is also provided on dates of future meetings, and issues that will be discussed in future.
Details of this authorities Councillors , including what meetings they sit on and any additional responsibilities they might hold.
Code of Conduct
Councillors agree to follow a Code of Conduct to ensure high standards in the way they undertake their duties
The results of Local Government Elections (including By-elections) held since May 2012.
All election results and Electoral Services information can be found on the main 'Elections and Voting' webpages.
The framework sets out how the Council operates and how decisions are made together with the Procedures which are followed to ensure that decisions and functions are efficient, transparent and accountable to local people. The law requires some of these processes, while others are a matter for the Council to choose.
Contact details for the council representatives on outside bodies and forums that are independent from the council.
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It is also possible to subscribe to updates in order to receive information via e-mail regarding particular issues and committee meetings.