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Job Vacancies

There is currently two new vacancies on our Job Vacancies page.

Posted: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 10:00 by Chris

Tags: CALC, Vacancies

Latest Government Guidance on Use of Community Facilities and Council Buildings

The government has now produced guidance for the safe use of multi-purpose community facilities and guidance for the safe use of council buildings which include what activities can take place from 4 July and what practical steps can be taken to manage risks.

Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 16:10 by Chris

Tags: Advice and Guidance, Coronavirus

Local Government Pay negotiations 2020/21 - update

The National Employers have now made what they say is their final offer of a 2.75% pay increase from April 1st 2020, plus an additional one day's leave which would increase the minimum entitlement from 21 to 22 days per year (plus public holidays). The trade unions (Unison, Unite and GMB) are now in a period of consultation with their members on whether the offer should be accepted. As Unite's consultation... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 15 Jun 2020 17:26 by Chris

Tags: Council Business and Process, Employment, Finance, Pay

CALC Coronavirus briefings

Up-to-date briefings on the impact of the coronavirus on council meetings etc and members' options for alternative procedures to minimise disruption can now be found in the Documents section of the website

Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 15:28 by Chris

Tags: Advice and Guidance, CALC, Coronavirus, Council Business and Process, Health

NALC Legal Briefing on the Coronavirus Regulations 2020

NALC's legal briefing on the newly published regulations is available to our members in the Documents section of the website.

Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 09:31 by Chris

Tags: Coronavirus, Council Business and Process, NALC

NALC Consultation Response

NALC has now issued a response to the recent government consultation paper on Strengthening Police Powers to tackle unauthorised encampments.

The response can be found in the Documents section of our website.

Posted: Thu, 12 Mar 2020 16:06 by Chris

Tags: NALC

Section 137 limit 2020/21

The government has confirmed that the appropriate sum for the purpose of section 137(4)(a) of the Local Government Act 1972 (the 1972 Act) for parish and town councils in England for 2020-21 is £8.32 per elector.

(The amount for 2019/20 was £8.12 per elector)

Posted: Tue, 03 Dec 2019 11:07 by Chris

Tags: CALC, Finance, NALC

Two guides from NALC

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.

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

Tags: Councillor's Guides, NALC

NALC Legal Briefing - L01-19

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.

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

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

Tags: NALC

Legal Topic Note - Councillors' Allowances

NALC has published a new Legal Topic Note on Councillors' Allowances - LTN33

Posted: Thu, 03 Oct 2019 13:59 by Chris

Tags: NALC

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