Code of corporate governance

Members and senior officers are responsible for putting in place proper arrangements for the governance of the council's affairs and the stewardship of the resources at its disposal.

The council is responsible for ensuring that:

  • its business is conducted in accordance with the law and proper standards
  • public money is safeguarded and properly accounted for, and used economically, efficiently and effectively

To deliver this, the council has adopted a Code of Corporate Governance: