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Key Documents for Councillors
The Annual Governance and Accountability Return and details on the Inspection of Accounts can be found on the Annual Finance page here.
The Council’s Standing Orders can be found here
The Council’s Financial Regulations can be found here
Council operations are conducted within policy set by Council. The extensive policy list can be accessed here
A Councillor checklist for General Data Protection Awareness will soon be available in order to assist Councillors to understand the basic requirement on them.
The recommended websites for Councillor information are:
National Association of Local Councils (log in required for some parts – please contact the Clerk)
Suffolk Association of Local Councils (log in required for some parts – please contact the clerk)
Also of interest might be the paper from the House of Commons Library
Legal Topic Notes from NALC
The legal topic notes provide extensive guidance and those relevant to Bacton Council will be downloaded to a Legal Topics page for councillor information soon.