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JAN
15

Standing up for common sense

Standing up for common sense

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) welcomes the Electoral Commission’s recommendations to modernise the rules around standing for election and to make them clearer and fairer. 

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JAN
15

Your vote matters!

Your vote matters!

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) is supporting a national campaign to get as many people in the UK to register to vote ahead of May's general and local elections.

 

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JAN
14

NALC calls for ‘fair funding’ for parishes

NALC calls for ‘fair funding’ for parishes

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) has led a delegation to meet with Local Government Minister Kris Hopkins MP this week to press for fair funding for parish and town councils in next month’s local government finance settlement.

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JAN
13

Parish councils allowed to use 21st century technology

Parish councils allowed to use 21st century technology

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) welcomes the Government’s moves to make a law that allows local (parish and town) councils to be able to send agendas electronically rather than in the post; ending a budgetary burden on councils and enabling them to benefit from 21st Century technology.

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JAN
12

Council of the Week: Sibbertoft Parish Council

Council of the Week: Sibbertoft Parish Council

This week, we’d like to celebrate the work of a Parish Council in the small village of Sibbertoft, which sits on the Northamptonshire and Leicestershire borders, to the north east of Daventry. 

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JAN
09

Call for parish share of business rates

The National Association of Local Councils recently referred back to Government the Sevenoaks Town Council called for all parish and town...
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