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Section 137 limit for 2020-21

Thursday, 12th December 2019

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) has notified the National Association of Local Councils (NALC) 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. This is the amount as […]

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NALC Smaller Councils Committee – direct elections

Thursday, 12th December 2019

Nominations are now open for candidates to NALC’s Smaller Councils Committee for 2020/1. The committee oversees NALC’s work programme for smaller local councils (with an electorate under 6,000), including sharing good practice, preparing advice and guidance and identifying issues relevant to smaller local councils. There are three vacancies which are open to both councillors and […]

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