Members Code Of Conduct


Southend-on-Sea Borough Councillors are subject to a Code of Conduct, which the Council agreed on 19th July 2012. Details of this can be found under Section 5a of the Constitution.

If you have reason to complain about a Councillor, please see the process below:

How to Complain:

If you feel that a Councillor or a Co-opted Member has breached the Code of Conduct, please complete a Complaint Form and send it to:

Strictly Private & Confidential - Addressee only
The Monitoring Officer
c/o Head of Legal & Democratic Services
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council
Civic Centre
Victoria Avenue
Essex SS2 6ER

Alternatively, you can e-mail the completed Complaint Form to The Monitoring Officer.

The following documents may be useful when making a complaint:

    Complaints against Leigh-on-Sea Town Councillors

    Leigh Town Council has its own Code of Conduct. However, the Monitoring Officer of Southend-on-Sea Borough Council also deals with complaints about the conduct of Leigh-on-Sea Town Councillors.

    If you have a complaint please follow the above process.

    Page last updated: 16/03/2016