Greenwich Council

Committee details.

Standards Committee

Purpose of committee

The Standards Committee’s role is to promote high standards of conduct by Councillors and co-opted members in accordance with the Members’ Code of Conduct.  The Committee is comprised of three independent Members and three councillors, and is chaired by one of the independent Members.  The Committee is advised by an Independent Person appointed by full Council.


Meetings are held as required and are held in the Town Hall.


Find out more about the Council’s Standards Committee, the Code of Conduct and relevant procedures.


The three Independent Members are:

Dr Susan Blackall (Chair)

Sir Michael Pike (Vice-Chair)



The Independent Person to Advise the Committee is:

Professor James Emerson

Contact information

Support officer: Gurdeep Sehmi. email: or tel: 020 8921 5134

Phone: 020 8921 5134

Fax: 020 8921 5864