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Puriton Parish Council Corporate Policy

The parish council's Corporate Policy is detailed below. The documents that make up the policy encompass the values and procedures of the council. To download a copy of any document please click its title link.

Each policy that makes up the Corporate Policy is amended from time to time as the Council requires. The Policy as a whole is reveiwed annually in May at the Annual Meeting of the Parish Council.

National rules require all parish councils to adopt a Code of Conduct and for its members to disclose certain interests. The Monitoring Officer of Sedgemoor District Council must establish and maintain the Council’s register of members’ interests. You can link to each member's interest through the Your Council page on this website.

Policy documents:

List of Policies - Cover Page - All policy documents not linked below are available from the clerk.

Publication Scheme

Standing Orders - These are the rules used to determine how the council conducts its business

Financial Regulations

Statement of Internal Control

Members' Code of Conduct - These are the rules that govern the way councillors must behave

Complaints Procedure - Please note that the Local Government Ombudsman cannot consider complaints about parish councils, see here

Policy on audio/visual recording and photography at council meetings

Equality and Diversity Policy

Equal Opportunities Policy

Data Protection Policy

Media Policy

Grant Funding Policy

Disposal of Assets of Low Value

Remembrance Wreath - A wreath will be purchased annually by the Parish Council from the Royal Bristish Legion and placed at the memorial on Rye triangle. All wreaths displayed on the Rye memorial will be removed during the first week of January.




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