Complaints against County Councillors should be sent to the Public Services Ombudsman for Wales at:
Public Services Ombudsman for Wales
1 Ffordd yr Hen Gae
Tel: 0300 790 0203
Fax: (01656) 641199
The County Council does not investigate complaints from the public about County Councillors. Advice regarding your complaint can be sought by contacting the Monitoring Officer.
All Councillors are bound by the Council’s Code of Conduct. Only complaints where it is believed that a Councillor may have breached this code of conduct should be sent to the Public Services Ombudsman.
The Code sets out a number of general principles which Councillors must follow when undertaking their public duties and covers issues such as:-
As part of the ethical framework for local government set out in the Local Government Act 2000, every Councillor when elected and before they take up office has to sign a declaration agreeing to abide by their Council's Code of Conduct.