Council Information

This page allows you to access information on Council procedures and other information realting to the transaction of Council business, including Financial Statements and Parish Precept.

Council Procedures and Statements

Standing Orders

Financial Regulations

Complaints Procedure

Risk Management

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 and updated on 26 May 2016:

Publication Policy

Data Protection Policy

Council Tax Precept

Healeyfield Parish Council agreed at their meeting held on 26th November 2015 to increase the precept by 80 pence per year for 2016/17. This will help balance out the decrease in grant funding from Durham County Council. This decision was reviewed on 30th November 2017 and there was no change to the four year plan agreed in the 2015 meeting.

Election on 4th May 2017  Healeyfield Parish

Public Participation

Participation Policy

Notice of Vacancy 

Notice of Vacancy in the Office of Councillor – 29 June 2020

Annual Reports

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.

Annual Report 2018-19

Annual Report 2017-18

Annual Report 2016-17

Annual Report 2015-16

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