Governance Documentation

Good governance is essential to any public body, and SWestrans has developed a series of governance documents to ensure the effective management of the organisation.

The key governance documents for SWestrans are as follows:

Icon for pdf Standing Orders June 2020 [220.35KB]

Regulation of proceedings and business of SWestrans.

Icon for pdf SWestrans Financial Regulations and Financial Codes [1.31MB]

Financial Regulations and Financial Codes set out the responsibilities of the Officers of SWestrans and provide a framework for financial administration.

Icon for pdf SWestrans Procurement Standing Orders [102.02KB]

This governance sets clear rules for the procurement of goods, works and services for SWestrans.

This ensures SWestrans complies with their legal obligations, as well as obtaining best value for money.

Icon for pdf SWestrans Board Members Code of Conduct 2022 [290.23KB]

Code of Conduct for all Board Members to ensure they meet the expectations of the public.

Icon for pdf On Board: A Guide for Board Members of Public Bodies in Scotland [1.89MB]

A guide written by the Scottish Government for all new Board Members.

Icon for pdf Download the Guidance for Observers [139.81KB]

Guidance for Partnership Observers.

Icon for pdf Download the complaints policy [160.65KB]

South West of Scotland Transport Partnership complaints policy