Principal roles played by local councils in the trusteeship of charities whether it be as sole trustee, joint trustee or custodian trustee. It also covers conflicts of interest and your council's Code of Conduct.
Mon, 21 Mar 2022
NALC has updated Legal Topic Note (LTN) 13 on policing your area which considers the powers and duties of local councils in relation to crime in their area together with guidance on approaches and systems that can be used. New information has been added about the use of vehicular activated speed signs and automated number plate recognition.
Mon, 14 Feb 2022
A Legal Topic Note on the general powers of local councils including S137 and the General Power of Competence.
Section 22 clarifies that eligibility to hold the General Power of Competence remains in place until the next annual meeting in an ordinary election year, even if the eligibility conditions are no longer met, ie qualified Clerk or two thirds of Councillors elected
Mon, 01 Nov 2021
an updated legal topic note on the powers of local councils including S137 and the general power of competence.
Mon, 29 Oct 2018