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Transparency

  • Data Protection ActThe Data Protection Act (DPA) 1998 applies to any organisations which hold and process personal information.
  • Pay PolicyThis page outlines the Council's pay policy for our employees
  • Politically Restricted PostsAs a Council, we maintain and publish a list of roles which are politically restricted.
  • Fair Processing NoticesFair Processing Notices are used on all forms that require service users to provide their personal information.
  • Local Code of GovernanceThe council publishes its Local Code of Governance statement and updates this when required.
  • Information Sharing AgreementsInformation Sharing Agreements allow us to share personal or sensitive data with other public, private and voluntary sector bodies.
  • Transparency CodeThe Local Government Transparency Code sets out the minimum data that local authorities should be publishing.
  • National Fraud InitiativeNational Fraud Initiative
  • Freedom of InformationThe act requires all public authorities, including councils, to be open with information.
  • Council Spending InformationInformation showing payments to suppliers made by the council. From September 2012, the files show all transactions, prior to this date they related just to those over £500 in value.
  • WhistleblowingOur Whistleblowing Policy is a key element in its arrangements to promote good governance.
  • Members AllowancesRegister of payments made to members and details of the scheme of members allowances