Tags: Standing Orders
The new 2018 version of the NALC Model Standing Orders are now available to download (member councils only).
Posted: Tue, 10 Apr 2018 10:25 by Jake Atkinson
In the 7+ years I have been delivering training and providing advice on behalf of LRALC as its Chief Officer/Executive there have been many many occasions where it has been made clear to me that some of those receiving LRALC's guidance have been a little cynical as to the importance of applying some of the legal and procedural requirements to their councils. This is often the case when those councils... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 29 Jan 2018 14:16 by Jake Atkinson
The issue of the acceptability of the electronic issuing of agendas for Parish and Town Council meetings looks set to finally be legally resolved. At present the acceptability of this form of issuing has been down to interpretation of legislation which pre-dates the internet!
Stephen Williams MP, Minister for Communities and Local Government, has announced that he has accepted a proposal from Tenterton... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 29 May 2014 14:34 by admin
"Local councils EXPLAINED" is NALC's new book for local councils in England and Wales, which will be published in October 2013.
Local councils EXPLAINED clearly explains the role of parish, town and community councils, their councillors and officers and how they work. It offers comprehensive and practical guidance about the legal issues that local councils are exposed to.
NALC's new book will equip local... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Jul 2013 08:56 by Jake Atkinson