25 Shakespeare Road, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP14 1TU
Telephone: 07767 163706
Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer: Tina Newell
Councillors agree to work under the Councillor Code of Conduct and are guided by the Good Councillor Guides produced by NALC:
Following the lifting of Covid 19 restrictions meetings will recommence in the village hall.
Council meetings will usually be held on the first Monday in the month and the full schedule can be found here. Public participation is encouraged at meetings.
All information is available on the Babergh Mid Suffolk District Council website here.
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:
Legal Topic Notes from NALC
The legal topic notes provide extensive guidance and those relevant to Buxhall Parish Council will be downloaded to a Legal Topics page for Councillor information soon