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Conflicts of Interest

Under section 74(5) & 75A(4) of the Local Government Act 1999 ("the Act"), the council must record disclosures by Elected Members of material, actual or perceived conflicts of interest during a meeting of the council:

 

If an Elected Member declares a Material conflicts of interest the following must be recorded:

• The member’s name

• The nature of the interest, as described by the member

• If the member took part in the meeting

 

If an Actual or perceived conflicts of interest is declared the following must be reorded:

• The member’s name

• The nature of the interest, as described by the member

• The manner in which the member dealt with the actual or perceived conflict of interest

• If the member voted on the matter, the manner in which he or she voted

• The manner in which the majority of person who were entitled to vote at the meeting voted on the matter

 

To view the register click on the link below:

Elected Members Declaration of Conflict of Interest 2016-2017(37 kb)

Elected Members Declaration of Conflict of Interest 2015-2016(42 kb)

 

(note as the legislation came into effect on 31 March 2016 the register for 2015-2016 commences from 31 March 2016)