Tags: Local Government Association

NALC Chief Executive's bulletin

This week NALC wrote a joint letter with the Society of Local Councils Clerks to the sector to commend your efforts but also asking you to stop holding meetings. The new Coronavirus Act includes a measure on local authority meetings but new regulations are now needed before councils are allowed to hold meetings remotely. NALC are pressing for progress on this as a matter of urgency.

NALC have been updating... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 15:18 by Alison Robinson

Tags: COVID19, Coronavirus, LGA, LGC magazine, Local Government Association, NALC, NALC management board, advice, news, precept statistics

NALC update - from Jonathan Owen (Chief Executive)

GDPR update

·NALC's published their new GDPR toolkit last week, prepared on our behalf by law firm Winckworth Sherwood, which is available to member councils and county associations on the NALC website.

·The Data Protection Bill continues its passage through the House of Commons on Monday and NALC have produced a short briefing to MPs to highlight concerns, as well as writing to the digital... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Mar 2018 11:08 by Alison Robinson

Tags: GDPR, LGA, Local Government Association, NALC, National Association for Local Councils, News, data protection, finance committee, local government reorganisation, localism, planning

Exciting training opportunity for councillors of any size council

Hi everyone,

The LGA has dropped its requirement (previously aimed at chairmen of larger councils) so that councillors from any size council can attend this fantastic training opportunity

So if you are interested please email emilia.plantoni@local.gov.uk confirming which of the two date options (27th/28th Jan or 20th/21st Feb) you would like to attend. The cost is £250, this includes accommodation... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Jan 2016 13:27 by Alison Robinson

Tags: LGA, Local Government Association, NALC, National Association for Local Councils, News, Training, leadership