The Council has a Standards Committee made up of five Councillors, and five non-Councillors (called 'Independent Members'). They provide a forum to examine and advise on Councillor conduct and the ethics that govern an individual whilst carrying out their role of Councillor. The five non-Councillors are:
- David Holroyd
- Kate Lewis
New Complaints Procedure - Making a complaint against a Councillor
The Council has adopted procedures for dealing with complaints against elected Members. The procedures and a complaints form are available from the downloads menu on this page. The Standards Committee meets on a quarterly basis, the dates for the meetings can be found on the Council's Calendar of Meetings. In addition, meetings are held to deal with any complaints received.