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The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) has played a key part in persuading the Government to allow for the national procurement of audit for local (parish and town) councils who wanted to avail themselves of savings through collective buying.



The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) is firmly supporting the Government’s aim today (14th July) on finding out what is feedback from local (parish and town) councils on a key plank of the Localism Act in Community Rights.



Tessa Munt MP New Chairman of Westminster Local Democracy Group

Liberal Democrat MP Tessa Munt has been elected as the new chairman of a cross party parliamentary group aimed at promoting local democracy.

First Successful Parish Change Under the Sustainable Communities Act

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) welcomes the Government’s announcement that allows local (parish and town) councils to be able to send agendas electronically rather than in the post; ending a budgetary burden on councils and enabling them to benefit from 21st Century technology.


Lessons Learned from a Paperless Parish

Portal Planning account manager Robin Vaissiere recently attended an event for parish councils who have made – or are thinking of making – the move to paperless working. These are his thoughts from the event.

Making Localism Work Conferences

In 2014 NALC are hosting three key one-day conferences on how local (parish and town) councils can help the lives of communities and people through representation, leadership and service delivery.

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