Parish Councils have a duty to comply with the following activities:

  • Consider the impact of their decisions on reducing crime and disorder in their area.
  • have a regard to the protection of biodiversity in carrying out their functions.
  • decide whether to adopt a churchyard when it is closed if asked to do so by the Parochial Church Council.
  • Provide allotments if the Council considered that there is a demand for them and it is reasonable to do so.
  • Comply with obligations under the Freedom of Information Act and Data Protection Act 1998.
  • Comply with employment legislation.

In compliance with these duties Cheveley Parish Council has adopted the following policies, procedures and best practices:

Burial fees and regulations Download
Co-opted councillor policy and procedure Download
Code of conduct 2015 Download
Complaints Form 2018 Download
Data protection act Download
Dignity at work 2013 Download
Disciplinary and grievance code of practice Download
Email Contact Privacy Notice Download
Email Protocol 2016 Download
Employers Liability Insurance certificate 2017/18 Download
Equal Opportunities Policy 2016 Download
Financial regulations 2016 Download
Freedom of information Download
Grant awarding policy and application form Download
Lone Worker Policy 2017 Download
Recreation Ground byelaws Download
Retention of Documents Policy 2016 Download
Risk Management Policy 2016 Download
Standing Orders 2018 Download