Register of Interests
The Code of Conduct came into force from July 2012 and a revised Code of Conduct was adopted by the Council on 24th June 2021. All members of the Council must register their interests and details can be viewed at Register of Interests for Town and Parish Councils section of the Durham County Council website.
General Data Protection Regulations
Council Procedures and Statements
Freedom of Information
The Council is covered by the Freedom of Information Act 2000, which gives rights to access certain information held by the Council. The FOI Publication Scheme provides details of the information available and how it can be obtained.
The publication scheme came into effect from 1 January 2009:
Council Tax Precept
For 2023/24, the parish council agreed to raise the Precept by 5% to ensure that budgeted costs are met, and reserves are not depleted further.
Election 20 May 2021 Healeyfield Parish
Notice of Vacancy
Due to the resignation of a councillor, a vacany has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council. For more information see the document linked below:
Each year at its AGM the Parish Council receives a Annual Report from the Chair which summaries the Council’s activities during the course of the year.
Request for Funding
A request for funding can be made throughout any financial year by completing the Healeyfield Parish Council Funding Application Form, which is attached to the Grants Policy below. All applications will be reviewed and awarded annually at February’s meeting.
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