Independent member of Ealing Council Standards Committee

4 January 2022


We are looking for an independent person to work with us in relation to complaints made about local councillors. The council has a duty to promote and maintain high standards of conduct by its councillors.

Volunteers should be: 

  • Resident or working in the borough 
  • Familiar with ethical dilemmas 
  • Able to demonstrate sound analytical, questioning and interpersonal skills
  • Genuinely interested in local government.

The independent people needed will have to give their views on the most serious complaints made against Ealing councillors, before a final decision is made on how to deal with those complaints. Training will be provided.  

The following people are not eligible: 

  • A member, co-opted, or independent member, or employee of Ealing Council within the last five years 
  • A relative or close friend of a member or employee of Ealing Council.

You can apply for the role until 4 January 2022. The appointment will be for a term of five years and unpaid.

How you can help


To apply, please complete the application form available as a download and submit by email to Linda Zimmerman -

Ealing Town Hall, New Broadway, Ealing W5 2BY


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