PADDOCK WOOD TOWN COUNCIL
The Podmore Building, St Andrews Field, St Andrews Road
Paddock Wood, Kent, TN12 6HT
Telephone: 01892 837373 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
NOTICE OF A MEETING OF THE GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE TO BE HELD ON TUESDAY 29TH August 2023 at the Day Centre, Commercial AT 7.45 pm.
COMMITTEE MEMBERS: Cllrs R Atkins, D. Dray, S. Hamilton, T. Mobbs
GOV 5 DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
GOV6 MINUTES OF THE PREVIOUS MEETING
To APPROVE the minutes of the meeting held on 26th June 2023
GOV7 To review the following documents:
a) Community Engagement Policy
b) Email Policy
c) Member/officer relationships protocol – the Town Council has signed the Civility and Respect Pledge By signing the Pledge, the council is agreeing that it will treat councillors, clerks, employees, members of the public, and representatives of partner organisations and volunteers with civility and respect in their roles. A model Councillor Officer protocol has been published by NALC which members are asked to consider adopting. This also includes a press and media protocol which should be reviewed alongside the Council’s existing Press and Media Policy.
d) Personal Use of IT Equipment
e) Procedure for Borough and County Council Questions.
f) Protocol for attending meetings.
g) Adverse Weather Plan – To review the plan and the recommendations from the Estates Committee.
h) Risk Management
GOV8 DATE OF NEXT MEETING
The next meeting will take place on Monday 23rd October at 7.45 pm.
Clerk to the Council
22nd August 2023