Publicity during elections

As a council, we have certain democratic responsibilities during an election that we must uphold in order not to privilege any candidate or party.

Generally, we must avoid:

However, we can respond to events and legitimate service enquiries if the answers we give are factual and not political. We can also comment on a relevant issue where there is a genuine need for a member-level response to an important event outside of our control.

Generally, this means that during the election period we will: