All Parish Councils have to adopt a Code of Conduct, The current code of conduct came into force on 1st July following the implementation of the Localism Act in 2011 Newport Parish Council adopted the new Code on 9th July 2012.
Individual registers of interest have to be completed by each serving Councillor and Committee Member, and a record is kept of all pecuniary and non-pecuniary interests declared at meetings.
All Councillors and Committee Members make a written undertaking to be bound by the Code of Conduct when they sign their Declaration of Acceptance of Office.
To view the Code of Conduct, please Click Here
Register of Interests
Due to the local elections that were held on Thursday, 4 May 2017, we are currently updating the register of interests section of our website. Please return here soon.