Policy & Procedure
Seaton Town Council has a range of powers and duties and there are rules and regulations for how we manage our finances and assets on behalf of the Community. Duties are what a Council must do i.e. legal obligation whilst powers are what a Council can do i.e. normally contained in legislation and permit actions to be taken at the discretion of the Council.
The policies and procedures listed below assist Seaton Town Council in dealing with business effectively and within the law.All Town Councillors are expected to be aware of them and to have a general understanding of their contents. The Town Council is guided in its actions by the Town Clerk who are able to advise on the detail of the correct procedure.