West Suffolk Standards Committee - Monday 26 June 2023 5.00 pm

Venue: Room GFR-14, West Suffolk House, Western Way, Bury St Edmunds IP33 3YU

Contact: Helen Hardinge: Democratic Services Officer  Email:

Note: ***All full and substitute Members of the Committee are asked to attend pre-meeting training on the standards regime from 4.00pm*** 

No. Item



Procedural matters


Part 1 – public



Election of Chair for 2023/2024


Election of Vice Chair 2023/2024


Apologies for absence



Any Member who is substituting for another member should so indicate, together with the name of the relevant absent member.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 115 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 15 March 2023 (copy attached.)


Declarations of interest

Members are reminded of their responsibility to declare any interest which they have in any item of business on the agenda, no later than when that item is reached and, when appropriate, to leave the meeting prior to discussion and voting on the item.


Public participation

Members of the public who live or work in the District are welcome to speak and may ask one question or make a statement of not more than three minutes duration relating to items to be discussed in Part 1 of the agenda only.  If a question is asked and answered within three minutes, the person who asked the question may ask a supplementary question that arises from the reply.

A person who wishes to speak must register at least 15 minutes before the time the meeting is scheduled to start.

There is an overall limit of 15 minutes for public speaking, which may be extended at the Chair’s discretion.


Standards Procedure and Committee Procedure pdf icon PDF 341 KB

Attached to this agenda item is the current Standards Procedure and Standards Committee Procedure, for information and discussion.

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