The Local Authority Councillor Personal Profile
Key Objectives and Accountability
Local Authority Councillors report to the Electorate and are responsible for representing the electorate as a member of the local Council.
The key objectives of the role are:-
- To oversee and ensure high quality services are provided to local people
- To decide service priorities in line with Council decisions
- To represent and advocate on behalf of the people who live within their ward
- To promote the values and policies of their party if appropriate
Councillors are accountable at all times for their actions as elected representatives and must sign up to a Code of Conduct.