Standards and Ethics Committee - Thursday 16 June 2022 2.00 p.m.

Venue: Council Chamber - Rotherham Town Hall, Moorgate Street, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 2TH. View directions

Contact: Debbie Pons, Governance Advisor  Email:

No. Item


Apologies for Absence


To receive the apologies of any Member who is unable to attend today’s meeting.


Declarations of Interest


To receive declarations of interest from Members in respect of items listed on the agenda.


Exclusion of Press and Public


To consider whether the press and public should be excluded from the meeting during consideration of any part of the agenda.


Agenda Items 6, and 7 are all exempt from the press and public.


Minutes of the previous meeting held on 10th March, 2022 pdf icon PDF 120 KB


To consider and approve the minutes of the previous meeting held on 10th March, 2022 as a true and correct record of the proceedings.


Committee on Standards in Public Life - Review of Local Government Ethical Standards - Government Response pdf icon PDF 288 KB


To consider the report which sets out the Government response to the Review of Local Government Ethical Standards undertaken by the Committee on Standards in Public Life.

Additional documents:


A Review of Concerns Raised Pursuant to the Whistleblowing Policy


To give consideration to a report regarding concerns raised pursuant to the Whistleblowing Policy and the actions taken to address these matters.


Review of Complaints


To give consideration to a report updating the Committee on the Complaints received against Members of the Council, and Town and Parish Councillors alleging a breach of the Code of Conduct.


Urgent Business


To determine any item which the Chair is of the opinion should be considered as a matter of urgency.


Date and Time of Next Meeting


The next meeting of the Standards and Ethics Committee will take place on Thursday, 15th September, 2022, commencing at 2.00 p.m.



Chief Executive.