News from the LALC
Congratulations to Downholland Parish Council on attaining Quality Status.
Annual General Meeting and Conference
The AGM will be held on Saturday 10th November at County Hall. (Lancashire County Council will hold their Parish and Town Council conference on the same date).
Resolutions to be received in the office by 29th August. Registration to attend the AGM to be received by 19th October. click here to contact us
The LALC Conference will take place at the Leyland Hotel on Saturday 22nd September. John Findlay OBE, Chief Executive of NALC will attend to update on national matters. There will be a presentation on the new neighbourhood planning and a workshop on playground projects, for full details, click here to contact us
Certificate in Local Council Administration
There are 35 Clerks in Lancashire and Merseyside who have achieved qualification. There are several clerks currently preparing their portfolios. The next training course will be arranged to start in September/October.
Publications to Download from the NALC Website;
A Guide to Becoming a Quality Council, 2nd edition
Pointers to Good Practice
Governance & Accountability for Local Councils; A Practitioners Guide 2010
The Good Councillor's Guide