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Welcome to Cornwall Association of Local Councils

The Cornwall Association of Local Councils is the membership association for parish and town councils in the Duchy. The Association offers support in all aspects of the work of local councils in Cornwall.

Kowethas Kernow Konsels Leek yw an Gowethas Eseleth rag Konsels y'n Dugeth. An Gowethas a wra profya skoodhyans yn pub enepik oll ober Konsels leek yn Kernow.

Formed by Parish Councils - Run for Parish Councils - Delivering to Parish Councils

The Cornwall Association of Local Councils is the County Association affiliated to the National Association of Local Councils (NALC), the only body in the country specialising in the work of Parish and Town Councils and Parish Meetings.

The Association is the first point of contact for member local councils in need of advice on a range of topics, ranging from legal, financial and technical to more general advice.

Latest News


Fri, 11 May 2018 10:41 by Catherine Everest

A new NALC consultation document was published on 8 May 2018 on Community Governance Review Guidance update.

To access the document please click on the link below or go to the 'Documents' section of our web site. More »


Thu, 10 May 2018 14:38 by Catherine Everest

NALC issued a Legal Briefing on 3 May 2018 (L06-18 Data Protection Legislation for Public Authorities) and a Financial Briefing on 10 May 2018 (Public Works Loans Board loan balances at 31 March 2018). More »

Please click on the document links below to access the NALC briefings or go to the 'Documents' section of our web site.

2018/19 National Salary Award

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 18:54 by Chris

A NALC Employment Briefing on the 2018/19 National Salary Award, with an annex setting out the new pay scales, can now be found in the Documents section of our website