Last updated:
27 November 2017

Complain about a councillor's conduct

What to do if you are unhappy with a councillor's behaviour.

The rules which apply to the conduct of elected members of the County Council are set out in the Code of Conduct (available below) in the County Council’s constitution.

If you feel that these rules have been breached please contact the County Council’s monitoring officer, Tony Kershaw, Director of Law, Assurance and Strategy.

Complaints about conduct which may amount to a breach of the code of conduct are referred to the Standards Committee for a decision about what action should be taken.

The procedure and guidance relied on by the Standards Committee are set out in Part 3, Appendix 6 of the County Council’s Constitution

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