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2019-20 Pay Scales

Saturday, 19th January 2019

New pay scales Following the introduction of the National Living Wage, the National Joint Council for local government, which agrees on pay and conditions for employers applying national terms, has introduced a new pay spine effective from 2 April 2019. You can read about how that effects clerks employed on the national agreement terms agreed […]

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Government publishes updated model byelaws

Saturday, 19th January 2019

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government has undertaken an exercise to bring model byelaws up-to-date including accompanying guidance. There is no requirement for local (parish and town) councils to update their existing byelaws at this time. However, when councils decide to review, amend, or put in place new byelaws it is then necessary to use […]

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Updated GDPR Toolkit

Saturday, 19th January 2019

NALC’s GDPR toolkit has been updated to reflect the new Data Protection Act 2018 and data protection regime. The changes include the appointment of a Data Protection Officer, which is not mandatory for all local (parish and town) councils, and information about paying the Information Commissioner’s data protection fee. The latest version can be viewed and downloaded […]

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