The Constitution of the North of Tyne Combined Authority (referred to as “the Authority” or “NTCA”) sets out how the authority operates and makes decisions, as well as its responsibilities, procedures, codes of conduct and protocols.
The Constitution is split into several sections detailed below. This is the contents.
Introduction – Contents
Part 1.1 – Overview of the NTCA
Part 1.2 – Overview of Decision Making Arrangements
Part 2 – Responsibility for Functions
Part 3.3 – Overview and Scrutiny Procedure Rules
Part 3.4 – Officer Employment Rules of Procedure
Part 4 – Financial Regulations
Part 5.1 – Code of Conduct for Members
Part 5.2 – Code of Conduct for Officers
Part 5.3 – Member/Officer Relations Protocol
Part 5.4 – Anti-Fraud and Corruption Policy
Part 5.5 – Whistleblowing Policy
Part 6 – Mayoral Allowance Scheme
Appendix: Constitution Appendix: Powers and Functions conferred on the Authority