Decision details

Review of Local Code of Governance

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


This report is presented to update the Council’s Local Code of Governance to ensure the Council's systems of internal control are effective.


Council considered the Review of Local Code of Governance, which was presented by Councillor Stephen Coleman, the Chairman of the Audit Committee. He reminded Members of the importance of carrying out this review and highlighted minor changes set out in the report.


Councillor Coleman moved that the report be received and was seconded by Councillor Matt Severn.


It was unanimously


RESOLVED – that the review of the Local Code of Governance is received and the proposed changes set out in the Appendix 1 to the report are approved.

Report author: Helen Smith

Publication date: 16/07/2021

Date of decision: 19/05/2021

Decided at meeting: 19/05/2021 - Council

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