Poynton Town Council

Governance, Policies and Finance

Governance, Policies and Finance

 

Poynton Park and Pool

Our town's picturesque park with a pool, ancient trees and wildlife, including great crested grebes, mute swan and tufted duck, dragon and damselflies.

See more of Poynton's interesting places and 'things to do' on our visitor information page.

Poynton Poppies

The street poppies, made by Poynton Men in Sheds last year, were positioned along the main routes and gateways in Poynton and on noticeboards.

View a selection of photos here.

Poynton Men in Sheds Soldiers

The group made life-size Silhouette Soldiers to commemorate the end of the First World War.

Clickety Click made the poppies on the soldiers.

View a selection of photos here.

Twinning with Haybes

A Twinning Association of Poynton delegation visited Haybes to join their community commemorating the end of the First World War.

More details and photos here.

Alzheimer's Society Working to become Dementia Friendly 2017-2018 logo A photo of the fountain in Poynton A photo of canal boat at Higher Poynton A photo of a batsman about to hit a cricket ball watched by wicket keeper and fielder
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Your Town Council

Find out who your councillors are, what standing committees exist, see the meeting agendas and minutes, read the Town Mayor's photo reports and our Privacy Notice.

The Mayor's Retro Party

Banish the January Blues dancing to 60s, 70s and 80s music from DJ Chris O’Reilly! Poynton Legion – Sat Jan 26 at 19:30. Tickets £5.00. View or download full size poster here.

Dementia Friends Training

Learn more about dementia & help to make Poynton dementia friendly? Open to anyone working in shops, businesses, organisations or community groups. More details.

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Governance, Policies and Finance

 

Policies

 

Standing Orders

These are the written rules of the Town Council for the internal organisational, administrative and procedural matters for meetings and conducting business. The Standing Orders are HERE.

 

Privacy Notice

The Council’s General Privacy Notice, which sets out how and when the Council will use your data, can be found HERE.



Financial Management

 

Annual Accounts

 

2017/2018

Exercise of public rights and publication of Annual Governance and Accountability Return - accounts for the year ended 31st March 2018

The external audit of accounts for Poynton Town Council for the year ended 31st March 2018 has been completed and the accounts have been published. The relevant statutory notice with details about the rights of inspection of the accounts and the Annual Governance and Accountability return are available below and from the Civic Hall.

2016/2017
2015/2016
 
Expenditure over £500

The Town Council is required to disclose details of all payments over £500 on a quarterly basis. You will find this information below (PDFs).

For the financial year 2018/2019 (1st April 2018 to 31st March 2019)
First Quarter - click HERE

For the financial year 2017/18 (1st April 2017 to 31st March 2018)
First Quarter - click HERE.
Second Quarter - click HERE.
Third Quarter - click HERE.
Fourth Quarter - click HERE.

Please contact the Civic Hall if you would like any further details about our financial management.


Organisation chart

The Town Council currently employs 16 members of staff. Our full staffing structure can be viewed on a PDF here.


 

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