close

We use cookies on your computer or mobile device to help make this website better. You can find out what Cookies we use and how you can change your settings here. Our Data Protection Policy has been updated.

By closing this window, we’ll assume you’re okay to continue.

close
We have updated our online payment system - | pay your council bills online here. | November 16, 12:00 am

TAGS STARTING WITH:

        Council governance

        Governance ensures that we are doing the right things, in the right way, for the right people, in a timely, inclusive, open, honest and accountable manner. Good governance leads to:

        • good management,
        • good performance,
        • good stewardship of public money,
        • good public engagement and
        • ultimately, good outcomes for our citizens and service users.

        Good governance enables us to pursue our vision and corporate objectives effectively. It underpins these with mechanisms for the control and management of risk.

        Governance must be owned by all stakeholders, including senior management and members, thus forming the intrinsic core of the Council.  It should remain embedded in the culture of the Council, and applied within a transparent framework of legislative requirements, governance principles and management processes.

        Did you find this page useful?