St Ives Town Council Policies
The agreed policies and procedures of the town council set out how the council, Councillors and staff will carry out their business.
The Standing Orders of the Council are the rules which the council has to follow – they set out the procedures for meetings and general operation of the council’s business.
Financial Regulations govern the way the council runs its financial business.
The complaints procedure sets out how to make a complaint against the council.
All Councillors, when first elected, make a declaration to follow the Councillors Code of Conduct when they take up their office as Town Councillor.
Clicking on the link above will bring you to the Cornwall Council website with information about how to make a Code of Conduct complaint about a Town Councillor. Code of Conduct complaints are dealt with by the Monitoring Officer at Cornwall Council in the first instance.
The Grants Policy sets out the rules that the town council applies when consideration grant applications.
Budget Monitoring Protocol
Publication Scheme (Freedom of Information)
Local Council Pre-application protocol – Registration and Profile
A Model Approach to Pre-application Discussions – Guidance for Parish Councillors and Developers
Cornwall Local Councils Pre application Protocol