We are committed to an open and transparent way of working where you can see how your council tax is being spent, and how decisions are made on your behalf. Openness is the foundation of accountability.
The PCC will ensure we comply with legislation which gives general right of access to all types of information held by public authorities. The guides below outline the information that should be recorded by the PCC and made available:
PCC Model Publication Scheme - Website publication guide
The Elected Local Policing Bodies (Specified Information) Order 2011 - Website publication guide
How we spend your money
We use taxpayer's money to make Avon & Somerset a safer place to live and work and you have a right to see how we use it. Take a look at our budget, fees and contracts. You can also view the PCC's expenses.
Click here to read more about how we spend your money
How we make decisions
We make decisions based on what matters to you and we constantly set ourselves targets to reach. Where possible, the way that we reach decisions are available to you. You can view the PCC's Governance, Decision Making & Scrutiny Policy here.
Click here to read more about how we make decisions
We set the police targets and priorities in consultation with you, to ensure that you receive the service you desire and deserve.
You can read about the latest performance of Avon and Somerset Police or you can explore crime figures in your area by visiting www.police.uk.
The OPCC Team
The Police & Crime Commissioner is supported by a small team. You can see our organisational structure and read more about its most senior figures.
Click here to find out more about the OPCC Team
Our policies and procedures
As an organisation, the way we work is structured around a set of policies and procedures. You can view these policies to see the way your PCC operates.
We need your feedback to help us provide a good service. Tell us how you think your Police & Crime Commissioner is doing.
Make an FOI request to the PCC
You have a right to Make An FOI Request and, under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, we have a duty to provide this to you.
Read FOI responses
Make an FOI request to Avon and Somerset Police
If you are requesting information from Avon and Somerset Police rather than the Office of the PCC then visit Avon and Somerset Constabulary FOI Request page.
Police Appeals Tribunals
The outcomes and findings of Police Appeals Tribunals relating to Police Officers can be viewed here.
Police Officer Misconduct Hearings
Visit Avon and Somerset Constabulary's website to view upcoming Police Officer Misconduct Hearings here.