REGISTERS OF INTEREST
In accordance with the Localism Act 2011 all local authorities had to adopt a new Code of Conduct based on the seven Nolan Principles of conduct in public life; selflessness, integrity, objectivity, accountability, openness, honesty and leadership.
Within twenty eight days of taking office members are required of submit a Register of Interests disclosing pecuniary and other non-pecuniary interests which must be published. Failure to do so is a criminal offence.
The Monitoring Officer of Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council is responsible for establishing and maintaining the Register.
At a full meeting of the Council on Tuesday 14th September 2021 Woolmer Green Parish Council resolved to adopt a new Code of Conduct.
Registers of Interest