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Policies & Procedures

These documents regulate and assist the town council in dealing with business effectively and within the law. All town councillors are expected to be aware of them and to have a general understanding of the contents. The town council is guided in its actions by the Town Clerk and Deputy Clerk who are able to advise on the detail of correct procedure.

Accessibility Statement

Bench Seat Policy

Anti-fraud & Corruption Strategy

Code of Conduct

Biodiversity statement

Communications and Engagement Strategy

Communications and Media Policy

Co-Option Policy

Complaints Procedure

Cyber Security Policy

Crime & Disorder Statement

DBS Handling Policy

Data Protection Privacy Policy 

Equal Opportunities Policy

Disciplinary Procedure 

Freedom of Information - Model Publication Scheme

Discretions Policy

Health & Safety Policy

Financial Regulations

Leadership in Planning Statement

Grievance Procedure

Members Allowance Policy

Investment Strategy

Performance Management Statement 

Maternity, Adoption, Paternity & Parental Leave & Pay Policy

Public Participation Policy

Motion Request Form 

Recruitment of Ex-Offenders Policy

Meeting with Developers Protocol

Social Media and Electronic Communication Policy

Privacy Notice (General)

Statement of Internal Control 

Procurement Policy

Training & Development Policy

Protocol on Member/Officer Relations

Tree Risk Management Policy

Scheme of Delegation

Vexatious Complaints Policy

Standing Orders

Whistleblowing Policy & Procedure 

Terms of Reference


Value for Money Statement 


Volunteer Policy





Copies of these documents are also available in different formats such as large print, Braille, audio or in a different language, please contact the office if this is required.