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Community Council Scheme and Supporting Documents

The council is required by law to have a Scheme for Establishment of Community Councils in West Lothian.

The Scheme for Establishment

The Scheme for Establishment of Community Councils in West Lothian sets out the basic rules which all community councils in West Lothian are expected to comply with.

Following extensive public consultation, a new scheme was adopted by the council on 24th February 2015.  It is supplemented by a Code of Conduct which all community councillors must abide by and a model constitution/ & standing orders which all community councils automatically adopt.

All of the documents can be found at the related links section on this page.