Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council was pleased to receive the Northern Ireland Ombudsman, Dr Tom Frawley, to its Full Council meeting on Tuesday June 23.
The Mayor, Councillor Thomas Beckett, welcomed Dr Frawley to the meeting.
Dr Frawley outlined the role of the Commissioner’s Office and guidance on the Northern Ireland Local Government Code of Conduct for Councillors.
Elected members were advised that Code of Conduct guidance will continue to be reviewed, that stakeholder engagement with statutory bodies will take place on an ongoing basis and that an Annual Report will be produced by the Commissioner.
The Full Council meeting is now available to listen to on the Council’s website www.lisburncastlereagh.gov.uk.