GREAT ALNE PARISH COUNCIL DOCUMENTS:
Approved Minutes from past meetings of Great Alne Parish Council can be downloaded in PDF format here, or are available on request from the Clerk. The Agenda (Notice) is published three working days ahead of the next meeting and is then is available from the list on the right hand side of this page.
Other Great Alne Parish Council documents found here which were reviewed at the AGM in May 2016 include:
- Standing Orders
- Financial Regulations
- Risk Management Policy
- Complaints Procedure
- Freedom of Information Publication Scheme
- Protocol for Filming & Recording at Parish Council meetings
Please contact the Clerk should you require hard copies of any the documents listed here.
PARISH COUNCIL MEETINGS & DRAFT MINUTES- CAUTION
Approved and signed minutes form the definitive legal record of council business.
Draft Minutes of Great Alne Parish Council meetings will also be available to download in PDF format from this page within one month of the meeting. They are clearly watermarked with 'Draft' on each page.
Please note that the Draft Minutes are unapproved and as such may be subject to amendment.
CODE OF CONDUCT
Laws relating to a new Code of Conduct for Parish Councillors came into effect on 1 July 2012. Click on the downloadable document Code of Conduct on the right for further information.
Alternatively there is a hard copy of the Code on the noticeboard by the Memorial Hall.
PORTFOLIO HOLDERS ON THE PARISH COUNCIL
Councillor Mr I Millard is the Parish Council representative on Great Alne Parochial Charity. Councillor Mrs M Holding is the Parish Council representative on the Great Alne & Kinwarton Memorial Hall Management Committee. Please contact the Clerk if you have any concerns or, using the document on the right hand side of the page, the councillor directly responsible for the relevant portfolio.
REGISTER OF COUNCILLOR'S DISCLOSABLE PECUNIARY INTERESTS
You can find details of the interests that have been notified by Councillors by clicking here.
REGISTER OF COUNCILLOR'S GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY
There are currently no entries in this register.
Currently the Council's Annual Return is audited by an external auditor appointed by the Audit Commission- in our case Grant Thornton UK LLP. Any person interested has the opportunity to inspect and make copies of the Annual Return and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts etc relating to them. For the year ended 31 March 2016 these documents were available from the Clerk between 3 June and 14 July 2016. Sections 1, 2 and 3 plus Appendix 1 of the Annual Return (AR) and Notice of conclusion of audit can be downloaded in PDF format from the documents on the right hand side of the page. A copy of the Internal Audit report and the Asset Register for 2015-16 are also available here.
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000:
As per the Freedom of Information Act 2000 Great Alne Parish Council is committed to proactively publishing information. The Freedom of Information Publication Scheme commits us to publish certain classes of information. It also specifies how the Parish Council should make the information available, what the Parish Council can charge, and what the Parish Council needs to tell members of the public about the scheme.
If the information you require is not on the website please take a look at the Freedom of Information Publication Scheme document for further help. If you cannot find what you are searching for, please contact the Clerk.
RECREATION GROUND SCHOOL ROAD B49 6HQ
Mr Theodore Neal, formerly of the Long House, Park Lane gave the field (approximately 2.1 acres) to residents of the parish in 1927 to be used as a playing field only- free of charge. The Parish Council has recently registered the Recreation Ground at the Land Registry. The Parish Council maintain the Recreation ground and the play equipment and any concerns should be addressed to the Clerk.
IN AN EMERGENCY:
Each year Warwickshire County Council, in conjunction with the Parish Council compile a booklet detailing procedures and useful contact information in the event of an emergency within the community. The Great Alne Parish Council Community Emergency Plan 2013 is currently being reviewed. If you have any queries please contact the Clerk.
Please let the Parish Council know of any local issue that is causing you concern. You can contact the Clerk or the parish councillor who has responsibility in that area. The GAPC Portfolio Holder document is currently being udated following the election. To contact the Clerk you can use the Contact Us form in the Information section of this website, phone on 07833 790375 or alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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