You may wish to read Surrey County Council’s Code of Corporate Governance.
INTRODUCTION TO THE CODE
1 Surrey County Council (‘the council’) is determined to take the necessary steps to become a great council that responds to the high expectations of residents, and this drives the council’s primary aim to be a world-class organisation.
2 Good corporate governance underpins confidence in public services and should be transparent to all stakeholders. The council is committed to demonstrating it has sound corporate governance and this Code of Corporate Governance sets out the way it meets that commitment. This in turn promotes adherence to the key values that support the council’s vision and aim. The values are: