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Policing your area LTN13

The powers and duties available to local councils.

Thu, 01 Dec 2016

Tags: LTN

Legal Topic Notes - alphabetical index

An index to help you find the relevant Legal Topic Note easily.

Thu, 24 Nov 2016

Tags: LTN

Executive Committee meeting minutes 27 October 2016

Minutes of the Executive Committee meeting held on 27 October 2016

Thu, 27 Oct 2016

Managing People - ACAS guide

ACAS has produced a booklet to help managers, supervisors or team leaders gain skills in people management and to deal with issues as they arise

Thu, 01 Sep 2016

Planning Applications - rights to be notified

An explanation of the rights of councils to be notified of planning applications and decisions.

Tue, 30 Aug 2016

Tags: LTN, Planning

Gloucestershire Charter 6th Edition

The Charter was first established in 2006 to set in place an 'agreement' whereby different tiers of local government communicate effectively for the wider benefit of the community.

Parish and town councils are asked to sign up to this, and are invited to quarterly charter councils meeting, as well as in receipt of information.

Mon, 01 Aug 2016

Employer, Being a Good

A guide for parish and town councillors gives practical guidance on recruiting and managing employees effectively and in compliance with employment legislation.

Wed, 01 Jun 2016

Executive Committee meeting minutes 19 May 2016

Minutes of the Executive Committee meeting held on 19 May 2016

Thu, 19 May 2016

Executive Committee meeting minutes 24 March 2016

Minutes of the Executive Committee meeting held on 24 March 2016

Thu, 24 Mar 2016


A brief description about apprenticeships and how councils might wish to benefit from employing an apprentice.

Fri, 11 Mar 2016

Online GAPTC Member Support Instructions

Guidance on how to use the new online Member Support System (Tickets System) for member support queries.

Mon, 07 Mar 2016

Local Council Awards Scheme

Local Council Award Scheme

The new Local Council Award Scheme was launched in 2015 and will help all councils, whether small or large, attain recognition for the work they do and meet the standards set by the sector.

Registration - The process is explained on page 18. Accreditation will be carried out by GAPTC and an Accreditation Panel has now been set up.

Fees - Full information can be found on page 21. There is a fee of £50 payable to NALC by all councils and a separate accreditation fee, depending on the type of award you are working towards and the size of your council.

Tue, 01 Mar 2016

Executive Committee meeting minutes 26 January 2016

Minutes of the Executive Committee meeting held on 26 January 2016

Tue, 26 Jan 2016

Planning system - plain English guide

How the planning system works.

Fri, 01 Jan 2016

Tags: Planning

Bespoke training for councils

GAPTC is able to provide training for your council, on an agreed date, for the Being a Better Councillor (full day) and Councillor Induction (half day) courses. This document sets out the costs.

Tue, 15 Dec 2015

Tags: Training

Job adverts for new Clerk/RFO - guidance

What to include in the advertisement for a new Clerk/RFO

Mon, 14 Dec 2015