• 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


Posted: Wed, 10 Oct 2018 14:41 by Kitty

The following four NALC consultation documents have been published

To access these documents please click on the links below or go to the 'Documents' section of our web site.

Government publishes updated model byelaws

Posted: Wed, 26 Sep 2018 14:26 by Chris

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government has undertaken an exercise to bring model byelaws up-to-date including accompanying guidance. Please click on the following link for further information:model byelaws


Posted: Wed, 26 Sep 2018 13:57 by Chris

A new consultation response on the recent House of Lords Select Committee call for evidence on the rural economy has now been issued. To access this document please click on the link below or go to the 'Documents' section of our website. More »