County Commissioner Handbook

Thank you for being a County Commissioner. Your role is vital to driving guiding forwards in your area.

This resource is designed as a ‘how-to’ guide for new County Commissioners, as well as a quick reference in important areas of County Commissioner work. It accompanies the Commissioner Handbook and will point you towards other useful guiding resources and information from external sources, providing links to those available online.

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Getting started

Welcome to your role

A message welcoming you to your role as a County Commissioner

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