Tags: Improvement and Development Board

NALC Chief Executive's bulletin

Coronavirus

As the Coronavirus situation develops, we all should be using government advice to inform decisions and be checking that advice regularly. The Local Government Association (LGA) has published a very useful list of different government advice sources including for employers. Additionally, you may find the advice from ACAS useful in considering any employment-related matters that may impact... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Mar 2020 15:34 by Alison Robinson

Tags: ACRE, Centre for Ageing Better, Coronavirus, GAPTC, Improvement and Development Board, NALC, devolution, news

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)

Management Board

· The NALC new Management Board met for the first time last Tuesday, here are a few highlights in advance of the draft minutes being available: councillors held a workshop to identify risks facing the sector and NALC to feed into the new strategic plan (which NALC will consult on extensively later in the year) and feature prominently in its work programme for the year along with... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Dec 2017 09:25 by Alison Robinson

Tags: ACRE, Bird Flu, Committees, Improvement and Development Board, NALC, National Association for Local Councils, News

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