The Council comprises of seven elected / co-opted members. Currently there are only 4 members of the Parish Council and applications are being sought from residents who may be interested in taking on the role. Please email the Clerk for further information.
Councillors can be contacted via the Parish Clerk.
Keith Meader - Chairman
(newly appointed Councillor's register of members interest will be recorded as soon as received by Breckland District Council)
District Councillor - Gordon Bambridge
County Councillor - Bill Borett
In order to comply with the Regulations a Member or Co-opted Member must register their disclosable pecuniary interests (DPI's) and interests other than pecuniary interests with the District Council's Monitoring Officer within 28 days of the date of their election, re-election or co-option and also once a member becomes aware that they have an interest. Register of Interest submissions can be viewed by selecting the individual Councillor.
Failure to declare a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest is an offence. A member who is found guilty of an offence under Part 1, Chapter 7, Section 34 of the Localism Act 2011 is liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding level 5 on the standard scale and a court may by order disqualify a member for a period not exceeding five years from being or becoming (by election or otherwise) a member or co-opted member of any authority.
Councillors must agree to abide by the Code of Conduct The Parish Council are required to adopt a code of conduct, which sets out rules governing the behaviour of their Members and satisfies the requirements of the Localism Act 2011.