High standards of corporate and personal conduct are a requirement for the LPC and its members and all aspects of the LPC’s operations must be open to critical scrutiny. To achieve these standards, rules and procedures need to be in place and that is what good governance is about: making sure the LPC is acting transparently, honestly and not in the self-interest of its members.

Community Pharmacy County Durham and its members have signed up to the Nolan Principles, the seven principles of public life. They apply to all those who are elected or appointed to public office, locally and nationally.