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NALC Chief Executive's bulletin

Updated NALC guidance on pre-election publicity

NALC are already receiving a number of queries related to the pre-election period (purdah) prior to the General Election, which started when Parliament was dissolved on 6 November. Although local (parish and town) councils will not be holding elections on 12 December, NALC have reissued our Legal Briefing L01-19 on the code of recommended practice on local... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:51 by Alison Robinson

Tags: Code of Conduct, DIS, Direct Information Service, IDB, Improvement and Develoment Board, Joint Panel on Accountability and Governance, LGA guidance on councillor i, LPAG, NALC, National Association for Local Councils, News, Towns Fund, conference, street design awards

NALC update - from Jonathan Owen (Chief Executive)

Data Protection Bill and GDPR

·This week Jon Owen (NALC CEO) wrote to officials in the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Information Commissioner's Office and Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government in advance of a joint meetings they were having today and Monday on the Data Protection Bill and General Data Protection Regulation. He wanted to ensure they were all... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Mar 2018 14:44 by Alison Robinson

Tags: Data Protection, Data Protection Bill, GDPR, IDB, Improvement and Development Board, Lobbt Day, NALC, National Association for Local Councils, National Employers pay offer, News, Unitary, planning award

NALC update - from Jonathan Owen (Chief Executive)

Meeting with local government minister

· Last week the NALC chairman Cllr Sue Baxter, policy adviser Andrew Tubb and Jonathon Owen had a meeting with local government minister, Marcus Jones MP to discuss parish precepts.

· The minister was updated on steps taken since December's welcome decision not to extend referendum principles, to encourage councils to be financially transparent, pro-actively... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:14 by Alison Robinson

Tags: CiLCA, Diversity Commission, Executive Committee, IDB, Improvement and Development Board, LCAS, LCR, NALC, National Association for Local Councils, News, Transparency, referendum principles, update