Code of Conduct

The Board has adopted a Code of Conduct to assist Board officials to:

  • Understand the standards of conduct that are expected of them;
  • Enable them to fulfil their statutory duty to act honestly and exercise care and diligence;
  • Act in a way that enhances public confidence in the integrity of government.

The Code of Conduct has been adopted in accordance with the Section 440 of the Local Government Act 1993.

Board members, members of Board committees including conduct review committees and delegates of the Board must comply with the applicable provisions of Board’s code of conduct in carrying out their functions as Board officials. It is the personal responsibility of officials of the Board to comply with the standards in the code and regularly review their personal circumstances with this in mind.

Code of Conduct for Lord Howe Island Board Members and Board Officials PDF 350 KB

Procedures for the Administration of the Code of Conduct for LHIB Members and Officials PDF 269 KB