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CLERK'S BRIEFING NOTE

Parish Council duties

The Parish Council will, in exercising its functions, have regard to the following:

Subject
Act
Parish Council Policy
Biodiversity conservation Section 40 of the Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2007 Sedlescombe Parish Council Biodiversity Strategy 2007 adopted 13/11/07 (Minute C07/08.69.2, updated 08/07/08 (Minute C08/09.42.5.1)
Most recent Energy Measures Report on Climate Change Mitigation and Fuel Poverty Alleviation The Climate Change and Sustainable Energy Act 2007 Sedlescombe Parish Council Climate Change Mitigation and Fuel Poverty Alleviation Strategy adopted 08/01/08 (C07/08.83.1)
Promotion of race equality The Race Relations (Amendment) Act 2000 Sedlescombe Parish Council Race Relations Policy
Maintenance of publication scheme Section 19 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 Sedlescombe Parish Council publication scheme 01/01/2009
The impact of all its functions and decisions on crime and disorder in Sedlescombe. The duty is now extended to include anti-social behaviour, substance misuse and behaviour adversely affecting the environment, as well as crime and disorder. Section 17 of the Crime & Disorder Act 1998 None
Equal Opportunities for all

Sex Discrimination Act 1975

Race Relations (Amendment) Act 2000

Disability Discrimination Act 1995

Human Rights Act 1998

Employment Equality Act 2006

The Employment Equality (Age) Regulations 2006

 

 

 

Mrs P Raymond
Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer, Sedlescombe Parish Council
01424 870508, sedlescombe@freezone.co.uk, www.sedlescombe.org.uk