Code of Conduct
Pursuant to section 27 of the Localism Act 2011, Barmston and Fraisthorpe Parish Council (‘the Council’) has adopted this Code of Conduct to promote and maintain high standards of behaviour by its members and co-opted members whenever they conduct the business of the Council including the business of the office to which they were elected or appointed or when they claim to act or give the impression of acting as a representative of the Council.
This Code of Conduct is based on the principles of selflessness, integrity, objectivity, accountability, openness, honesty, and leadership.
The Complaints Procedure has been adopted for dealing with complaints about the Council's administration or its procedures.
The Council is responsible in law for ensuring that it's financial management is adequate and effective and that the Council has a sound system of financial control.
These Financial Regulations govern the conduct of financial management by the Council.
Freedom of Information Policy
The Freedom of Information Act 2002 came into force on January 1st 2005. It gives the right to request all types of recorded information held by public authorities.
This document sets out the Council’s obligations under the Act.