(a) To discuss and
explore ways of the district and town/parish councils working
together for the common good of the citizens.
(b) To be one of
the ways that the district council consults town/parish councils on
(c) To enable
town/parish councils to inform the district council about their
proposals and obtain comments.
(d) To be a forum
for the exchange of good practice.
(e) To enable
questions to be raised about the district councils policies in
relation to town/parishes and community issues.
town/parish councils and the district council may ask questions
about the effect and/or outcome of the decisions taken by the other
party but they may not be used by one party to scrutinise or
examine the reasons for the other party’s
(g) Not to be used
for attacks on individuals or organisations.