Thinking of standing as a Borough Councillor in 2019? This page contains information about our services, themes and objectives, finance and useful links.

 

The Services we Provide

This visual will give you a good indication of the different services we provide, and point you to where you can find more information on our website.

services

Corporate Themes and Objectives

This visual sets out our 5 Year Corporate Strategy covering the period 2018 - 2023, and includes our core purposes, guiding principles, challenges we face and how we will measure our successes. There are six themes that will enable us to make a positive impact on the lives of local people.

Corporate Strategy

Constitution

The council has a Constitution which includes details about how the Council works and how it makes decisions. Rules which sit under this make sure that the Council operates lawfully and reasonably. You can read the Constitution by clicking on the button below.

Constitution

Annual Report 2017/18

Please use this button to read our most recent Annual Report. This will outline our performance during the year, achievements under each of the six themes outlined in the Corporate Strategy, and our plans for the year 2018/19. The Annual Report for 2018/19 will be published later in the year.

Annual Report 2017/18

Finance

You can find out about the Council's finances using the button below. You may find the Budget Book, Accounts and Medium Term Financial Strategy particularly useful.

Finance

Council Meetings and Agenda

This button will take you to the Committee and Agenda pages, where you will be able to find minutes, reports and agenda for all the Council's Committees.

Council Meetings

Standards, Code of Conduct and Register of Interests

This button will take you to the Code of Conduct. All Councillors must comply with the Members' Code of Conduct

Code of Conduct

As part of complying with the Code, all Members must complete a Register of Interests. The current register can be found by clicking the button below.

Register of interests

Local Government Association (LGA)

The LGA have produced a guide to being a good councillor, which you can access using this button.

LGA Workbooks

Becoming a Councillor

To review the powerpoint presentations from our Candidates Open Evening, please use the links below.