Parish Council Documents

Freedom of Information (Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Newbrough Parish Council Publication Scheme)

Code of Conduct (Pursuant to section 27 of the Localism Act 2011, Newbrough Parish Council has adopted the Northumberland Association of Local Councils Model Code of Conduct)

Standing Orders  (Newbrough Parish Council have adopted Model Standing Orders for Smaller Parish Councils based on the Model compiled by the Northumberland Association of Local Councils)

Risk Assessment  (This document is reviewed annually)

Complaints Policy and Procedures

(Newbrough Parish Council is committed to providing high quality services to all our residents. If you have a complaint, suggestion or compliment contact the Clerk)

Grievance Procedure  (Designed to comply with the Instrument and Articles of Government and with advice from ACAS)

Archive of Meetings  (At present covers the years from 2003 to date)

Council Audit

At present an external audit will be carried out by BDO LLP Southampton for years ending 31st March 2016 and 2017. After that Newbrough PC have resolved to comply with the new Transparency Code option of SLAAA Ltd (Smaller Local Authorities Audit Appointments). There will be no routine annual audit, the internal audit will remain and the SLAAA will be the contact point for complaints/queries and appointment of an external auditor if necessary.