Governance & Procedures

Charlcombe Parish Council discharges its duties and powers within the law and according to its governance policies. These policies are reviewed annually.

The rules governing the behaviour of Parish Councillors are set out in a Code of Conduct which can be opened by clicking on this link. The Code of Conduct was last updated in November 2012 in accordance with Government and B&NES policy.

Parish Councillors work to rules on how Council business shall be conducted These rules are set out in the Standing Orders adopted by the Parish Council. These are reviewed annually and can be read by clicking on this link.


To view Charlcombe Parish Council’s CIL Report for the Financial Year 2021-2022 please click on this link: CIL Report 2021/22

Notice of Public Rights for 2022 Audit

The notice of public rights to inspect the PC’s audit records commences on Friday 1st July and ends on Thursday 11th August

Click here to view our Notice of Public Rights

Annual Audit

From 2018, smaller authorities with a turnover of less than £25,000, will be exempt from external audit, but will have to complete and publish the same forms and information. PKF Littlejohn has been appointed to act as our external audit authority from 2018 onwards. 

Click here to view our most recent Audit

If you wish to receive a copy of any previous annual audits please contact the Parish Clerk