Tags: toilet tax

NALC Chief Executive's bulletin

Covid19 Job Retention Scheme and furlough fraud

There have been recent headlines about a crackdown on furlough fraud. This tends to focus on employers who have provided inaccurate or false information, or who have then broken furlough rules – in the main by having furloughed staff continue to work. Local (parish and town) councils should be advised to only provide accurate and true information... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Sep 2020 15:31 by Alison Robinson

Tags: COVID19, coronavirus, furlough, job retention scheme, local government reorganisation, toilet tax

NALC Chief Executive's bulletin

Supporting you during the coronavirus

Just a few months ago in a New Year open letter, the NALC chairman, Cllr Sue Baxter, said the role of local (parish and town) councils has never been more important. Back then, of course, she was talking about the contribution to things such as bringing the country together, loneliness and isolation, health and wellbeing, and environmental sustainability. Fast forward... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 15:34 by Alison Robinson

Tags: AGAR, Coronavirus, NALC, best practice, news, toilet tax

NALC Chief Executive's bulletin

The Sun backs toilet tax campaign

The Sun – signalled its backing to NALC's toilet tax campaign this week. Huge thanks to Richard Holden MP, the new co-chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on local democracy for his support in calling on the new chancellor, Rishi Sunak MP, to address this in his budget on 11 March. Read The Sun's story and leader column, and Richard's article on Conservative... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 22 Feb 2020 13:55 by Alison Robinson

Tags: Enabling social action, LGA, VE Day, toilet tax

Falmouth Town Council Re-submitting Toilet Tax SCA Proposal To Government In 01/19 - Request To Complete / Promote Completion of Short Evidence Survey By Member Councils In Your Areas By 10/12/18

Falmouth Town Council, supported by NALC, would like to re-submit a proposal under the Sustainable Communities Act for legislative change to grant local (parish and town) councils mandatory 100% business rates relief on public toilets that they own or manage. This follows the submission of a proposal in December 2017 from Falmouth Town Council formally requesting complete mandatory rate relief from... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:50 by Alison Robinson

Tags: News, survey, toilet tax