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You can use the following links to access information about the services which Dacorum Borough Council and Hertfordshire County Council provide. You can also report faults and problems locally or find out how to stand in the Parish elections. This page also contains links to the Core Policies of the Parish Council. Hard copies are available from the Clerk at a small cost to cover copying.

Investment in new Health facilities in Hertfordshire
Please see the link to a presentation made by Herts Valleys CCG
The link to the slides used at the public meeting on 13 June are here

Please note that not everyone supports the CCG's planned approach so in the interest of fairness the Parish Council agreed to alert people of alternative ideas and groups such as West Herts 21 Century Hospital Solution

In compliance with the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) please note the link below to the General Privacy Notice which explains what information we hold of a personal nature, why we hold it and how we safeguard it. If you have any questions related to this Policy do please contact the Clerk on 01442 842795. PRIVACY NOTICE for residents.docx

For External Audit documents for the year ending 31st March 2019 please see the NEWS page

Waste collection -

Potholes and other highways problems -

Planning issues -

Are you registered to vote? Electoral Registration  -

Find out about how to stand in the Parish elections - Electoral Commission -

Elecrical Power Cut - Number to call across the UK is, 105,  and you will be put through to your local power company

Please see links to core policies below. All of these are available from the Clerk in hard copy format for the cost of photocopying.

Data Protection Policy Protection Policy - LGPC May 2018.docx

Risk Assessment and Risk Management risk management January 2019.doc

Communications Statement Statement Feb 2017.docx

Standing orders
This document sets out the written rules of the Council. They are used to confirm a Council's internal organisation, administrative and procurement procedures and how meetings will be conducted. Orders for LGPC October 2019.docx

Financial Regulations
This document sets out how the Council must manage its Finances. Regulations March 2018.pdf

Publication Scheme
How to access Parish Council documents and information, as required by all authorities under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, is set out in a document below. Publication Scheme.pdf

Training and Development Policy and Development Policy February 2019.pdf

Equality Policy signed Equality Policy January 2018.pdf

Planning Policies for Enforcement and Consultation on Planning Enforcement 12th March 2018.pdf Consultation Policy January 2019 (incorporating the Planning Code of Practice).pdf

Public Participation at Meetings Public Participation at Parish Meetings Policy Sept 2017.pdf

Advertising Events in the Village Policy Policy LGPC December 2018.pdf

Code of Conduct
One of the most important documents, how Councillors should conduct themselves in public office, is set out in the link below. of Conduct February 2019.pdf

Complaints Procedure Complaints Procedure Dec 2018.pdf

Documents and Records Security and Retention Policy retention and security policy May 2018.pdf

ROSPA Health and Safety Inspections of the Church Road Play equipment and Cromer Close Play Equipment Road Play area04-06-2018 16-29-31.pdf Close Play area04-06-2018 16-30-04.pdf Gaddesden P C - Cromer Close 160517.pdf Gaddesden P C - Church Road 160517.pdf

How to get in touch…

Gaddesden Society President
Trevor Fernandes 01442 843498

Gaddesden Society Honorary Secretary
Mandy Haynes 01442 842496

Gaddesden Society Treasurer
Phil Heaphy 01442 842283
[email protected]

Diary Editorial Team

Phil and Rachael Heaphy 01442 842 283 [email protected]

Matt Laver
[email protected]

Genny Snowdon 01442 843834

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