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NALC Chief Executive's bulletin

Meeting with the local government minister

Funding was top of the agenda for the meeting the NALC chairman, Cllr Sue Baxter, and Jonathon Owen had with the local government minister, Rishi Sunak MP, on 20 March. Here are a few key points.

  • Sue highlighted last week's National Assembly motion and expressed the strong concern about local (parish and town) councils not being eligible to apply for certain... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 13:01 by Alison Robinson

Tags: AGAR, Annual Governance and Accountability Return, BHIB, EXPO, Local government minister meeting, NALC, NALC Assembly, News, The Great British Spring Clean

NALC Chief Executive's bulletin

Provisional local government finance settlement

The provisional local government finance settlement was published on 13 December and the government has confirmed it's plans in the technical consultation not to extend council tax referendum principles to local (parish and town) councils for 2019-20. The key section from the consultation paper on the settlement published alongside the statement says:... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 Dec 2018 15:51 by Anita Sach

Tags: BHIB, Coleford Town Council, Committee on Standards in Public Life, Councillor of the Year 2018, FOD, Forest of Dean, NALC, Spring Conference 2019, financial settlement, lobbying, news, salary scales