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The Standards Commission is an independent body whose purpose is to encourage high ethical standards in public life through the promotion and enforcement of Codes of Conduct for councillors and those appointed to the boards of devolved public bodies.

Professional Briefing 9

30th March 2016

Contains information about:

  • The Standards Commission's Strategic Plan for 2016/2020
  • Future plans in respect of the Guidance on the Councillors' Code of Conduct
  • A survey about the management of Hearings
  • Learning outcomes from recent Hearings

You can find Professional Briefing 9 and all of our previous issues under Education & Resources, Professional Briefings and Advice Notes