Audit and Governance Committee

Purpose of committee

The Audit and Governance Committee is primarily responsible for:-


(i)     independent assurance on the adequacy of the Council’s risk management framework including internal control and financial reporting.

(ii)    to promote and help maintain high standards of conduct of members, co-optees, Parish & Town councillors and any other relevant appointed representatives.

(iii)    recommend training in respect of conduct standards, determining allegations of any breach concerning the Members Code of Conduct and

(iv)   support the Monitoring Officer in the discharge of his duties. 


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Contact information

Support officer: John Miles. Email:

Postal address:
County Hall

Phone: 01305 224877