Welwyn Parish Council is responsible for a number of areas and to ensure it meets its statutory responsibilities agrees and reviews its policies and procedures on an annual basis (usually in May). The current Council governance booklet contains policies and can be accessed by clicking here.
Standing Orders – this document details the written rules of the Council and is used to confirm Council’s internal organisational, administrative, procurement procedures and procedural matters for meetings.
Financial Regulations and Investment Strategy govern the conduct of financial management by the Council.
Committees Terms of Reference and Scheme of Delegation for Full Council and the following Committees: Leisure Facilities and Open Spaces, HR, Finance, Planning and Licensing, Community Engagement and the Burnham Green Joint Management Committee.
Other documents contained in the governance booklet include:
Burials and Cemetery Policy
Councillor Officer Protocol
Community Grant Scheme
Risk Management Strategy