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Part A: The Framework of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 192 KB

1.               An Overview (Page 6)

2.               Review and Changes to the Constitution (Page 6)

3.               Suspension, Interpretation and Publication of the Constitution (Page 6)

4.               Purpose of the Constitution (Page 7)

5.               How the Council Operates (Pages 7 - 9)

6.               Meetings of the Council, Standing/Joint Committees and the Cabinet (Page 10)

7.               The Roles and Functions of the Decision Making Structures (Pages 11 - 41)

8.               The Public (Page 42)

9.               Financial Management (Page 43)

10.            Contracts (Page 43)

11.            Legal Proceedings (Page 43)

12.            Authentication of Documents (Page 44)

13.            Common Seal of the Council (Page 44)

 

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Part B: Rules of Procedure

Section A - Political Balance Rules pdf icon PDF 39 KB

Section B - Council Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 95 KB

Section C - Cabinet Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 39 KB

Section D - Overview and Scrutiny Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 43 KB

Section E - Joint Overview and Scrutiny Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 53 KB

Section F - Access to Information Rules pdf icon PDF 77 KB

Section G - Budget and Policy Framework Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 47 KB

Section H - Officer Employment Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 41 KB

Section I - Financial Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 17 KB

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Section J - Contracts Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 130 KB

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Part C: Codes and Protocols

Section A - Code of Corporate Governance pdf icon PDF 119 KB

Section B - Members' Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 85 KB

Section C - Protocol on Member/Officer Relations pdf icon PDF 40 KB

Section D - Protocol on Recording at Meetings pdf icon PDF 38 KB

Section E - Protocol for the Operation of Policy Advisory Groups pdf icon PDF 40 KB

Section F - Procedure for Public Speaking at Planning Committee pdf icon PDF 47 KB

Section G - Adopted Procedure for Confirming Tree Preservation Orders by the Planning Committee pdf icon PDF 45 KB

Section H - Guidance for all Members on Planning Matters pdf icon PDF 100 KB

Section I - Procedure for Licensing Sub-Committee Hearings pdf icon PDF 70 KB

Section J - Guidance for Members when Determining or Representing Objectors in Connection with Applications Pursuant to the Licensing Act 2003 pdf icon PDF 63 KB

Section K - Employees' Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 17 KB

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Section L - Petitions Scheme pdf icon PDF 52 KB

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Part D: Members Allowances pdf icon PDF 82 KB

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Part E: Schemes of Delegation

Section A - The Local Authorities Functions and Responsibilities Regulations 2000 as amended - Miscellaneous Functions pdf icon PDF 60 KB

Section B - Planning Committee functions relating to town and country planning development control as specified in Schedule 1 and the matters specified in regulation 2 (2), (3) and (4) in relation thereto of the Local Authorities (Functions and Responsibilities) (England) Regulations 2000 as varied from time to time pdf icon PDF 36 KB

Section C - Licensing Committee functions relating to licensing and registration as specified in Schedule 1 of the Local Authorities (Functions and Responsibilities)(England) Regulations pdf icon PDF 63 KB

Section D - Responsibilities and functions of the Licensing Sub-Committee in relation to the Licensing Act 2003 and Gambling Act 2005 pdf icon PDF 50 KB

Section E - Scheme of Delegation to Cabinet Portfolio Holders pdf icon PDF 56 KB

Section F - Scheme of Delegation to Officers pdf icon PDF 52 KB

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Part F: Decision Making Structure Chart pdf icon PDF 119 KB

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Part G: Glossary of Terms used in the Constitution pdf icon PDF 70 KB