Council Publications


On this page you can view documents and information published by the Council. This includes the Council's Constitution, information published annually on councillors' allowances and expenses, the Overview and Scrutiny Annual Reports and information on the Regulation of Investigatory Powers (RIPA).

Council Constitution

Book graphicThe Constitution sets out how the Council operates, how decisions are made and the procedures that are followed to ensure that these are efficient, transparent and accountable. The full Constitution is published below, broken down into sections so you can more easily find the information you are looking for.

Members' allowances and expenses - Yearly totals

You can view details of the Council's Members' Allowances Scheme in Part 6 of the Constitution as above. 

Details of the allowances and expenses paid to each councillor are published at the end of each financial year..

Access to Services Inspection

Author Email Address Telephone
Audit Commission Paul.Howes@stalbans.gov.uk 01727 819518

Regulation of Investigatory Powers (RIPA) policy

The policy below sets out procedures and authorised officers concerning the Council's use of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000.

Please also see below the RIPA Annual Reports below.

Corporate Prosecution Policy