Council Constitution

The formal Constitution of Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council

The Borough of Barrow-in-Furness has agreed a constitution which sets out how the Council operates, how decisions are made and the procedures which are followed to ensure that these are efficient, transparent and accountable to local people.

Some of these processes are required by the law, while others are a matter for the Council to choose and sets out the basic rules governing the Council's business.

The Barrow Borough Council's Constitution document is available by clicking on the link below.

Barrow BC Constitution (full) Document (pdf format 2 MB)