Cornwall Association of Local Councils

Supporting Local Councils in Cornwall

Calc Cornish Tin Mine

County Executive Officer: Sarah Mason
Unit 1, 1 Riverside House
Heron Way Newham, Truro
TR1 2XN

  • Representation

    Representation

    Promoting and developing the work of local councils at district, regional and national levels.

  • Advice and Information

    Advice and Information

    Keeping you up-to-date with legislation and best practice.

  • Training & Development

    Training & Development

    Comprehensive training programme for councils, councilors and clerks to build on your skills and knowledge.

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

Administrative Assistant Vacancy

Posted: Thu, 07 Nov 2019 15:42 by Chris

CALC is now seeking to recruit an experienced administrator for our office in Truro. For further details please go to our Job Vacancies page

Two new guides from NALC

Posted: Wed, 06 Nov 2019 10:26 by Chris

NALC has recently published two new guides:

The Good Councillor's Guide to Transport Planning

Reaching Out - A Guide to helping councils tackle loneliness

Copies have been uploaded to the Documents section of the website for ease of reference.

NALC Legal Briefing - L01-19

Posted: Tue, 05 Nov 2019 11:23 by Chris

NALC has reissued its Legal Briefing L01-19 on the Code of Recommended Practice on Local Authority publicity, which covers obligations relating to the pre-election period or 'purdah'.

It is recommended that members reacquaint themselves with the requirements of the Code in the lead-up to the forthcoming general election. More »

Please go to the Documents section to access a copy of the briefing » Less