Information for Town and Parish Councils
Parish and Community Plans
A Parish/Community Plan sets out a vision for the community over the next ten years, identifying local needs and priorities, including key projects and initiatives, and setting out an action plan showing how they are going to get there.
Completed parish plans are available to download from the parish pages.
If you would like to develop a Parish Plan please contact the Community Development Team at email@example.com.
Annual Meeting of Town and Parish Clerks with MDDC Officers
Standards information for Town and Parish Councils
Under the Localism Act there is a requirement for all Town and Parish Councils to adopt a Code of Conduct and for councillors to register Disclosable Pecuniary Interests. The Register of Interests Form should be completed by councillors and returned to the Monitoring Officer, Mid Devon District Council, Phoenix House, Tiverton EX16 6PP.
The Department of Communities and Local Government have issued a practical guide on Personal Interests, see the following link http://www.communities.gov.uk/publications/localgovernment/personalinterestsguide
Charter between Mid Devon District Council and the Town and Parish Councils in Mid Devon
The Charter between Mid Devon District Council and Town and Parish Councils sets out how we work in partnership to promote sustainable social, economic and environmental development for the benefit of local communities. The Town and Parish Charter links with the Town and Parish Planning Charter.