Death of a prominent figure

In the event of the death of a senior national figure or local holder of high office then certain actions will need to take place in a short space of time. Hythe Town councillors and officers need to be prepared and rehearsed should such an event take place. This protocol outlines the requirements, people involved and sequence of actions that will be required.

Civic ceremonial

This protocol has been prepared to provide general guidance for incoming town mayors and deputy mayors on their roles and procedures when undertaking approved town council and civic functions, and attending meetings of full council.