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Good Councillor Guide to Cyber Security

Good Councillor Guide to Cyber Security

This guide aims to help local (parish and town) councils and their councillors better understand the importance of cyber security and provide practical advice on how they can minimise risks to the council.

Wed, 06 Apr 2022

Register of Interests Form 2021

Register of Interests Form for all Councillors and non elected Members 2021- 2025

Tue, 05 Apr 2022

Bias and Predetermination 2021

CALC briefing on Pre-disposition, Bias and Pre-determination

Tue, 05 Apr 2022

Procurement Thresholds, March 2022

Procurement Thresholds - an updated finance briefing from the Parkinson Partnership

Tue, 05 Apr 2022

Payments for Working From Home, April 2022

Payments for Working From Home - an updated finance briefing from the Parkinson Partnership.

Tue, 05 Apr 2022

Use of Red Diesel by Councils, April 2022

Use of Red Diesel by Councils - A briefing note from the Parkinson Partnership

Tue, 05 Apr 2022

Making Tax Digital, Feb 2022

Making Tax Digital - A finance briefing note from the Parkinson Partnership

Tue, 05 Apr 2022

NALC Model Standing Orders 2018 (revised 2020)

Since NALC's publication of the Model Standing Orders in April 2018, some changes have been made to the documentation. This is the revised 2020 version.

Tue, 05 Apr 2022

Code of Conduct 2021

Cornwall Council has now published a new Code of Conduct 2021 for councils in Cornwall. The CALC strongly supports this single code for all elected members in Cornwall.

This document incorporates a number of minor amendments recommended by CALC for local councils which are highlighted in red on the word document.

Tue, 05 Apr 2022

LCAS Guide 2021

This is the LCAS guide, detailing prices, and information about the different levels of award you can apply for.

Mon, 04 Apr 2022

LCAS Application Form

This document is a resource for Local Councils thinking about taking part in the Local Council Award Scheme

Councils can view this application form to see how they meet the criteria before applying.

For more information about applying for the LCAS contact enquiries@cornwallalc.org.uk or visit https://www.nalc.gov.uk/our-work/local-council-award-scheme

Mon, 04 Apr 2022

JPAG Practitioners' Guide 2022

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) has published the Joint Panel on Accountability and Governance (JPAG) 2022 edition of the Practitioners' Guide.

The Joint Panel on Accountability and Governance (JPAG) is responsible for issuing proper practices about the governance and accounts of smaller authorities.

Changes include a re-written section five on the non-statutory guidance for clerks and responsible financial officers.

Fri, 01 Apr 2022

The Cornwall Plan: Progress Report 2022

The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Leadership Board has published the 2022 Progress Report which monitors delivery toward the goals set out in the Cornwall Plan, adopted in December 2020.

Further details can be found at: https://letstalk.cornwall.gov.uk/cornwall-plan/

Tue, 29 Mar 2022

Smaller Councils Committee Letter

NALC's Smaller Councils Committee Chair has written to all smaller councils to ask what issues they would like the committee to address, and what services they would like NALC to provide.

At a meeting on 2 March, the committee agreed that its chair, Cllr Graham Ford, would write to all councils with an electorate under 6000 to ask what issues of relevance they would like the committee to address, and what services they would like NALC to provide.

Comments in response to the smaller councils letter should be sent to policycomms@nalc.gov.uk by 30 April 2022.

Fri, 25 Mar 2022

National Salary Award 2021-2022

NALC briefing on the National salary award 2021/2022.

Annex of payscales from 1 April 2021.

Wed, 09 Mar 2022

Support for Ukraine

CALC briefing on Support for Ukraine.

Thu, 03 Mar 2022

CALC membership fees and budget summary

CALC AGM 2022 papers

The CALC AGM will be held on Tuesday 8 March 2022, at 7pm in the Community Centre at St Erme, near Truro.

CALC membership fees and budget summary - Appendix 5

Thu, 17 Feb 2022

CALC Accounts 2021

CALC AGM 2022 papers

The CALC AGM will be held on Tuesday 8 March 2022, at 7pm in the Community Centre at St Erme, near Truro.

CALC Accounts 2020-2021

Thu, 17 Feb 2022

Election of Directors paper for AGM

CALC AGM 2022 papers

The CALC AGM will be held on Tuesday 8 March 2022, at 7pm in the Community Centre at St Erme, near Truro.

Here is the Executive Appointments paper - Appendix 2

Thu, 17 Feb 2022

Minutes of AGM 2020

CALC AGM 2022 papers

The CALC AGM will be held on Tuesday 8 March 2022, at 7pm in the Community Centre at St Erme, near Truro.

Here are the minutes from the AGM 2020

Thu, 17 Feb 2022

Annual Report 2020-2021

AGM 2022 papers

The CALC AGM will be held on Tuesday 8 March 2022, at 7pm in the Community Centre at St Erme, near Truro.

This is the Annual Report 2020-2021

Thu, 17 Feb 2022

Tags: AGM, CALC, Event, Report

AGM Agenda 2022

The CALC AGM will be held on Tuesday 8 March 2022, at 7pm in the Community Centre at St Erme, near Truro.

This is the Agenda.

Thu, 17 Feb 2022

Tags: AGM, Agenda, CALC, Event

Parish and Town Councils: recent issues

The House of Commons library research report:

Parish and Town Councils: recent issues. Published 15 September 2021 and available here:

Parish and town councils: recent issues - House of Commons Library (parliament.uk)

Wed, 16 Feb 2022

Website accessibility and publishing guidelines

Website accessibility and publishing guidelines.

The National Association of Local Councils (NALC) has published a new guide on website accessibility and publishing guidelines.

The guide aims to help local (parish and town) councils ensure their websites meet the needs of all users.

Wed, 20 Oct 2021

Use of email form

Form for Councillors registering to receive documents by email

Tue, 19 Oct 2021