Policies and Procedures

Standing Orders are the written rules of a local council which confirm a council's internal organisational and administrative procedures and procedural matters for meetings.

Financial Regulations govern the conduct of financial management by the Council and may only be amended or varied by resolution of the Council.

The Localism Act 2011 requires the Council to adopt a Code of Conduct for Members that is consistent with the following principles.

This policy outlines the  procedure for handling complaints from members of the public over the activities of the Council or one of its members or employees.

The Council needs to collect and use certain types of information about people with whom it deals in order to operate. This policy explains our Data Protection Policy.

The FOI Act 2000 provides public access to information held by public authorities. The Parish Council has adopted the Model Publication Scheme and this policy outlines your rights.

The purpose of this policy is to ensure that St Erth Parish Council has a fair and transparent process to awarding grants.

The purpose of this Privacy Notice is to provide you with information on how we manage personal data

The purpose of this policy is to set out how the Council will determine and review its level of reserves to meet the needs of the organisation.

This statement sets out the Parish Council's commitment to safeguarding the well being of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

The Council has agreed this Temporary Scheme of Delegation in the event that they are unable to meet due to Covid-19 restrictions.

This policy outlines the Council's responsibilities as regards the operation and information on the website and how this impacts on visitors.