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To receive any apologies.

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Declarations of Interest (Including Whipping Declarations)

To receive any Declarations and advise Members accordingly.

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Minutes pdf icon PDF 66 KB

To confirm as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 6 September 2021

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Dispensations pdf icon PDF 499 KB

To receive any requests for dispensations.


Members of the press/public will be able to remain at the meeting whilst an application for dispensation is presented to the Committee and will be able to return to hear the Committee’s decision.  However, under Paragraph 18C Schedule 12A Local Government Act 1972 the Committee will exclude the press and public from the meeting whilst it deliberates on any application for a dispensation.



Derbyn unrhyw geisiadau am oddefebau.


Bydd aelodau'r wasg / y cyhoedd yn gallu aros yn y cyfarfod tra bydd cais am ryddhad yn cael ei gyflwyno i'r Pwyllgor a bydd yn gallu dychwelyd i glywed penderfyniad y Pwyllgor. Fodd bynnag, o dan Baragraff 18C Atodlen 12A Deddf Llywodraeth Leol 1972 bydd y Pwyllgor yn gwahardd y wasg a'r cyhoedd o'r cyfarfod tra bydd yn ystyried unrhyw gais am ryddhad.

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Penn Review of the Ethical Standards Framework pdf icon PDF 108 KB

To share the report prepared by Richard Penn following his review of the Ethical Standards Framework and WG’s response (if available)

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Standards Forum Pre-Briefing pdf icon PDF 78 KB

To make Members aware of the proposed programme of the Conference.

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Items raised by Town and Community Councils

To discuss any ethical issues or the work of the Standards Committee raised by Town and Community Councils.


(a)       The general power of competence under the Local Government and Elections (Wales) Act 2021 and how it applies to town and community councils (verbal presentation)



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Overview of Ethical Complaints pdf icon PDF 86 KB

That the Committee notes the number and type of complaints.

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Public Services Ombudsman for Wales (PSOW) Annual Letter pdf icon PDF 79 KB

To share the Public Services Ombudsman for Wales (PSOW) Annual Letter 2020/21


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Forward Work Programme pdf icon PDF 70 KB

For the Committee to consider topics to be included on the attached Forward Work Programme.

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