LOCAL GOVERNMENT TRANSPARENCY REQUIREMENTS

The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) published a revised Local Government Transparency Code on 27 February 2015 which includes new requirements to publish social housing assets.  The revised Code came into effect on 1 April 2015 and is regulated by the Local Government (Transparency Requirements) (England) Regulations 2015.

The Code requires local authorities in England to publish information related to the following themes, these are listed below, and you may click on each title to see what is involved. Please click on any of the items in blue: this will lead to further information. 

To be published quarterly

Expenditure over £500

Government procurement card transactions

Procurement information (coming shortly)

To be published annually

Grants to voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations

The Constitution – comprises:            Standing Orders

                                                            Financial Regulations

                                                            Code of Conduct

Organisation chart  

Senior salaries

The pay multiple

Trade Union facility time

Local land assets

Social housing asset value

Parking accounts and parking spaces

Fraud

To be published once

Waste Contracts

Henfield Parish Council also publishes its:

Data Privacy Statement

Data Protection Policy

Other documents (formerly published on this site under “Council Transparency”)

Annual Governance and Accounting Statements

Annual Return - year ending 31 March 2017

Complaints Policy

Council Members’ Allowance scheme

Freedom of Information Publication Scheme

Internal Controls

Notice of Conclusion of Audit 2017-188

Notice of Public Rights

Terms of Reference of Committees

Year End Accounts 2016-17