Please read our guidance on what constitutes a complaint.
If you believe a councillor has breached the Parish or County Member’s Code of Conduct and you wish to make a complaint, the Conduct Complaint form MUST be completed.
Complain about a Councillor form
Rutland County Council is the data controller for the personal information you may provide. You can contact us by phone on 01572 722577, via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by writing to us at Data Protection, Catmose House, Oakham, Rutland. LE156HP
Your information will be used so that we can deal with your complaint.
We may share the data with third parties in order to deal with your complaint, this may include the Police or Government Agencies. We will not sell your data or use it for marketing purposes without your consent.
We will keep your data for 12 months after the complaint has been concluded.
You have the following rights under the GDPR. Please note not all of these rights apply to all processing. Further details on each right can be found on our website (https://www.rutland.gov.uk)
The right to be informed.
The right of access.
The right to rectification
The right to erasure
The right to restrict processing
The right to data portability
The right to object
Rights related to automated decision making, including profiling’
If you are not happy with the way the council is handling your personal information you have the right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner’s Office.
The following Decision Notices have been published in response to complaints made against elected members:
June 2016: Decision Notice relating to allegations of a breach of the Code of Conduct for members of Oakham Town Council by Councillor Martin Brookes.
August 2017: Decision Notice relating to allegations of a breach of the Code of Conduct for members of Oakham Town Council by Councillor Martin Brookes.
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