Established in 1947, the National Association of Local Councils is the only national body representing the interests of 10,000 local councils and 1000,000 councillors. NALC works in partnership with county associations to support, promote and improve local councils.

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WHAT ARE LOCAL COUNCILS?

Local councils is a universal term for community, neighbourhood, parish and town councils, and are the first tier of local government. There are 10,000 local councils in England with over 30% of England parished.


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COUNTY ASSOCIATIONS

County associations are representative bodies for local councils in their area. Guiding local councils on a range of matters and providing comprehensive training sessions on all the above topics and many others.

 

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LATEST NEWS

18 March 2019
Halewood Town Council is looking for a town manager to join their team.
15 March 2019
Oswestry Town Council is looking for a town clerk to join their team.
15 March 2019
Local government minister Rishi Sunak MP has written to leaders of principal authorities in England informing them of changes to the rules around publication of candidate addresses.