Agenda and minutes

Agenda and minutes

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Declarations of Interest


There were no declarations of interest.


Code of Conduct: summary of complaints and individual dispensations - 1 June 2020 until 30 September 2020 pdf icon PDF 234 KB

Purpose of report:

To advise the Committee of:

1.      the number of complaints received under the Members’ Code of Conduct which have been, or are to be, considered by the Head of Law and Governance (in her statutory capacity as the authority’s Monitoring Officer) and the Independent Persons. The report also notes the outcome, where complaints have been concluded; and

2.       the number of dispensations to an individual member, granted under Section 33 of the 2011 Localism Act, by the Monitoring Officer, following consultation with an Independent Person.



That the Standards Committee notes the content of the report.


The Monitoring Officer introduced the report. There had been no complaints that councillors had breached the Members’ Code of Conduct in the period covered by the report. Similarly there had been no requests for an individual dispensation under Section 33 of the Localism Act 2011.


The Standards Committee resolved to note the content of the report.


Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 552 KB



To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 29 June 2020 as a true and accurate record.



The Committee approved the minutes of the meeting held on 29 June 2020 as a true and accurate record


Dates of future meetings

The Committee is scheduled to meet at 6.00pm on the following dates:

·       8 March 2021




The Committee noted the dates of future meetings.