Policies & Procedures

Standing Orders, Code of Conduct & Financial Regulations.

Standing Orders

The Parish Council must operate under certain procedures which are defined by legislation.

Lockington Parish Council have resolved to adopt the NALC Model Standing Orders (2018).

The Standing Orders can be downloaded by selecting the link to the right of this page. Alternatively, the Clerk can provide you with a copy.

Code of Conduct

All Parish Councillors must sign a 'Declaration of Acceptance' form for the office of which they hold. This includes an undertaking to adhere to the Code of Conduct of Lockington Parish Council.

Lockington Parish Council have resolved to adopt the ERYC (2019) Code of Conduct.

The Code of Conduct can be downloaded by selecting the link to the right of this page. Alternatively, the Clerk can provide you with a copy. 

Financial Regulations

The Parish Council must operate under strict financial control as defined by legislation.
Lockington Parish Council have resolved to adopt the NALC Model Financial Regulations 2019.
The Financial Regulations can be downloaded by selecting the link to the right of this page. Alternatively, the Clerk can provide you with a copy.
 
Compliants

Any complaints regarding the conduct of Councillors should be made in writing and addressed to Mathew Buckley, Monitoring Officer, East Riding of Yorkshire Council, County Hall, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 9BA or emailed to standards@eastriding.gov.uk

The complaint must include the following criteria;

  • Name and contact details of the complainant.
  • Name and contact details of the respondent.
  • Detailed description of the breach in the Code of Conduct.