Comments, compliments and complaints
Local code of conduct complaints process
If you want to make a complaint about the conduct of a Newcastle-under-Lyme borough councillor or a member of one of our parish or town councils, you must submit your complaint to the Chair of the Assessment Sub-Committee.
The Chair of the Assessment Sub-Committee
The Standards Committee
C/o the Monitoring Officer
Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council
Phone the monitoring officers
Please note: the assessment sub-committee deals with complaints about the behaviour of a member.
What the committee does not do
It doesn't deal with complaints that are not covered by the members' code of conduct.
Making a complaint to the sub-committee
If you make a complaint to the Assessment Sub-Committee, it must be about why you think a member has not followed the code of conduct.
Complete the online complaint form or contact the monitoring officers on either of the telephone numbers above.