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Accessing Council Services:  

By accessing our wide range of 24/7 online services
By emailing directly to the relevant service
By phoning First Contact on 01268 882200 (8.45am to 5.15pm Mon to Thurs, and to 4.45pm on Fri). 
By pre-booked appointment at the Kiln Road office (9.00am to 4.00pm Mon to Fri) - these can be arranged by phoning First Contact on 01268 882200.

Member Complaints and Reports

Under the Localism Act 2011 the Council is required to put in place arrangements to deal with complaints which are made against Councillors .

The documents shown are the final reports which have been prepared on behalf of the Council in relation to any complaint which has been made against a councillor.

Any query arising from the contents of the report(s) should be sent to the Monitoring Officer.


Complaint Reports
Member Documents Date
Cllr Sheldon

Report for CPBC MO - Cllr. Sheldon - final_Redacted [pdf] 2MB

07 April 2022
Cllr Mumford Final Report - Cllr. Mumford v1.1 all.pdf [pdf] 746KB 09 July 2021
Cllr Smith Cllr N Smith - Schedule of Evidence (Final).pdf [pdf] 3MB 22 February 2021
Cllr Sharp Final report_allegation against Cllr Sharp from Mr Deniz_Castle Point.pdf [pdf] 3MB 7 March 2017
Cllr Sharp Councillor Sharp Final report-clean.pdf [pdf] 486KB 7 August 2017


Warnings Issued
Member Documents Date
Cllr Sheldon Member Complaint - Cllr A Sheldon Ref DBcom1082 [pdf] 70KB 07 April 2022
Cllr Sharp LET Cllr Sharp 25 September 2019 - c.pdf [pdf] 37KB 25 Sept 2019
Cllr Sharp LET Cllr Sharp 14.06.18 - c.pdf [pdf] 31KB 14 June 2018