Appointment of Independent Person

The Broads Authority is seeking to appoint an Independent Person, as required by the Localism Act 2011, to help promote and maintain high ethical standards among its Members and Co-opted Members.

We welcome applications from individuals with an understanding of good governance and high standards of personal integrity and impartiality. Experience within local or national government or with legal systems, tribunals or similar quasi-judicial bodies is desirable.

A modest allowance and reasonable expenses are payable for this role.

If you would prefer an application pack to be sent to you please contact 01603 610734.

Application forms should be emailed when completed to or sent by post to Broads Authority, Yare House, 62-64 Thorpe Road, Norwich, NR1 1RY, to arrive not later than 4pm Wednesday 16 December 2020. 

Interviews will be held in Norwich on Friday 15 January 2021.

If you would like to discuss this post prior to submitting an application please contact Hilary Slater, Monitoring Officer at or phone 07899 004673.

Please note we require a completed application form and will not accept stand alone CVs.