8. Rewards, gifts and favours

  1. A staff member of a municipality may not request, solicit or accept any reward, gift or favour for-
    1. persuading the council of the municipality, or any structure or functionary of the council, with regard to the exercise of any power or the performance of any duty;
    2. making a representation to the council, or any structure or functionary of the council;
    3. disclosing any privileged or confidential information; or
    4. doing or not doing anything within that staff member's powers or duties
  2. A staff member must without delay report to a superior official or to the speaker of the council any offer which, if accepted by the staff member, would constitute a breach of subitem (1).