COVID-19 Guide 1: behaviour and etiquette for remote meetings

Posted on 20/04/2020 by Ed Hammond.

This is the first of five guides for councillors (and those supporting them) on managing some of the challenges associated with carrying out their governance roles during the COVID-19 crisis.

It focuses on the challenge for councillors associated with decision-making and scrutiny using remote meetings. It complements detailed guidance produced by the Association of Democratic Services Officers and Lawyers in Local Government on the remote working Regulations.

2nd edition: June 2020

About the Author: Ed Hammond

Ed leads CfGS's work on devolution, transformation and on support to councils and other public bodies on governance and accountability.