COUNCILLORS (new & refresher): How to be an Effective Councillor


21 Jan 21 - 18:30 to 20:30

Presented by Anne Bott, DCEO SSALC

The training will be delivered by Trevor Leggo (CEO, SSALC) and Anne Bott (DCEO, SSALC) and will cover 

• Introduction to local government 

• What is a parish council? 

• What can a parish council do? 

• Good governance 

• Who makes decisions and how are decisions made? 

• How does a parish council make valid decisions? 

• Internal rules: standing orders, financial regulations 

• Code of conduct 

• What makes “a good council”

• Working relationships

The cost per delegate for this event is £30 + VAT

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