This charter, created by our community for our community in 2021, sets out the core principles and rights that our community is founded upon and to which everyone is required to agree to when joining the community.  It also serves as a code of conduct for any visitors to our community making clear the expectations for behaviours within the setting.

Freedom

  • Freedom of activity, movement, speech, thought and expression provided it doesn’t infringe on others freedoms, without harassment, interference or judgement from others.

Democracy

  • Right to take part in the running of the community.
  • Right to an equal vote on all matters.
  • Right to raise and speak on any matter.
  • Right to resolve conflicts through the Judicial system in a fair and restorative way which considers the views of all those involved.
  • Right to be heard by others.

Trust

  • Expect the best from others.
  • Trust people to learn from their mistakes.

Responsibility

  • To seek consent before you act, without assumption or pressure (touch, property, privacy).
  • To protect others rights and freedoms.
  • To protect the community and environment.

Equality

  • Responsibility to treat everyone as equal to yourself regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, neuro-diversity, disability, sexuality or beliefs.
  • Right to equity of access to learning, community and organisation.