Manchester City Council



Standards Committee
Thursday, 31st October, 2019 10.30 am

Venue: Council Antechamber, Level 2, Town Hall Extension

Contact: Andrew Woods 

No. Item


Urgent Business

To consider any items which the Chair has agreed to have submitted as urgent.



To consider any appeals from the public against refusal to allow inspection of background documents and/or the inclusion of items in the confidential part of the agenda.



To allow Members an opportunity to [a] declare any personal, prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interests they might have in any items which appear on this agenda; and [b] record any items from which they are precluded from voting as a result of Council Tax/Council rent arrears; [c] the existence and nature of party whipping arrangements in respect of any item to be considered at this meeting. Members with a personal interest should declare that at the start of the item under consideration.  If Members also have a prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interest they must withdraw from the meeting during the consideration of the item.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 131 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 13 June 2019.


Standards Committee - Annual Report pdf icon PDF 400 KB

Report of City Solicitor is enclosed



Draft Code of Corporate Governance pdf icon PDF 197 KB

Report of Deputy Chief Executive and City Treasurer is enclosed


Additional documents:


Members' Update on Ethical Governance pdf icon PDF 108 KB

Report of City Solicitor is enclosed

Additional documents:


Work Programme for the Standards Committee pdf icon PDF 222 KB

Report of Governance and Scrutiny Support Unit is enclosed