NALC Updates

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17/7/2017 - LO14-17 - Reform of Data Protection Regulation, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Data Protection Bill

 

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15/5/2017 - L03-17 - REFORM OF DATA PROTECTION LEGISLATION AND THE INTRODUCTION OF THE GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION

 

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24/4/2017 - THE CODE OF RECOMMENDED PRACTICE ON LOCAL AUTHORITY PUBLICITY

 

Guidance for parish councils about publicity restrictions which apply during the period just before local elections

 

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19/7/2016 - GOVERNANCE AND ACCOUNTABILITY FOR SMALLER AUTHORITIES IN ENGLAND - MARCH 2016

 

Please find attached the Governance and Accountability for Smaller Authorities in England - March 2016 Version.

 

Please note the supporting information is important and we advise that it is read thoroughly.


 

5/4/2016 - NATIONAL LIVING WAGE: RATE FOR 2016/17 - IMPACT ON NALC/SLCC SALARY AWARD

 

Please find attached the National living wage rate for 2016/17 - impact on NALC/SLCC Salary Award


 

1/3/2016 - ANNUAL RETURN FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2016

 

Please find attached the Annual Return form for the year ending 31st March


 

1/3/2016 - GOVERNANCE AND ACCOUNTABILITY FOR SMALLER AUTHORITIES - MARCH 2016 - UPDATES TO GUIDE

 

Please find attached the Financial Briefing F02-16 - Governance and Accountability - Updates to Guide


 

1/3/2016 - LETTER ADVISING OF GOVERNANCE AND ACCOUNTABILITY CHANGES

 

Please find attached a Letter from Steve Parkinson advising of the Governance and Accountability Changes


 

1/3/2016 - LOCAL AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT 2014 - CHANGES TO AUDIT APPOINTMENTS AND ARRANGEMENTS

 

Please find attached the Financial Briefing on the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 - Changes to Audit Appointments and Arrangements


 

1/3/2016 - NEW EXTERNAL AUDIT REGIME FOR SMALLER AUTHORITIES - CHAIRMANS COMMUNICATION NO.3 FROM SAAA

 

Please find attached New external audit regime for smaller authorities – Chairman’s Communication No. 3 from SAAA.

 

This document along with updated flowcharts and FAQs is also available on the SAAA website www.localaudits.co.uk

 


 

1/1/2016 - L05-15 - PUBLIC CONTRACTS REGULATIONS 2015 - IMPACT ON THE STANDING ORDERS AND FINANCIAL REGULATIONS ADOPTED BY COUNCILS

 

Please find attached L05-15 - Public Contracts regulations 2015 - impact on the standing orders and financial regulations adopted by councils.


 

26/10/2015 - AUTO-ENROLMENT (PENSIONS) NALC/SLCC UPDATE

 

Auto-Enrolment Pensions

 

NALC & SLCC update

 

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1/7/2015 - L05-15 - PUBLIC CONTRACTS REGULATIONS 2015 - IMPACT ON THE STANDING ORDERS & FINANCIAL REGULATIONS ADOPTED BY COUNCILS

 

Please find attached L05-15 - Public Contracts Regulations


 

22/5/2015 - L03-15 - LOCAL GOVERNMENT (RELIGIOUS ETC. OBSERVANCES) ACT 2015

 

Please find attached L03-15 - Local Government (Religious etc. Observances) Act 2015

 

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14/4/2015 - LOCAL AUDIT AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT

 

Please find attached the Local Audit and Accountability Act


 

1/4/2015 - A GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING PROCUREMENT

 

Please find attached NALCs Guide to Understanding Procurement.


 

25/3/2015 - L01 - 11 - THE CODE OF RECOMMENDED PRACTICE ON LOCAL AUTHORITY PUBLICITY (ENGLAND)

 

Please find attached L01- 11 - The Code of Recommended Practice On Local Authority Publicity (England)

 

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25/3/2015 - PC02 - 15 - LOCAL GOVERNMENT OMBUDSMAN & LARGER PARISH COUNCILS

 

Please find attached PC02 - 15 - Local Government Ombudsman & Larger Parish Councils

 

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26/2/2015 - L01 -15 - FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT - DATASETS

 

Please find attached L01-15 - Freedom of Information Act - Datasets

 

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5/12/2014 - PC20 - 14 - MODERNISING PARISH POLL REGULATIONS

 

Please find attached the Consultation for Modernising Parish Poll regulations


 

20/8/2014 - PC13 - 14 - TECHNICAL PLANNING CONSULTATION

 

Please find attached PC13 - 14 - Technical Planning Consultation

 

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30/7/2014 - L07 - 11 - THE BRIBERY ACT 2010 - IMPACT ON LOCAL COUNCILS

 

Please find attached L07 - 11 - The Bribery Act 2010 - Updated version

 

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4/7/2014 - PC10 - 14 - PLAIN ENGLISH GUIDE TO THE OPENNESS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT BODIES REGULATIONS 2014

 

Please find attached the Plain English Guide to the Openness of Local Government Bodies Regulations 2014

 

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30/5/2014 - PC08 - 14 - CONSULTATION ON UNDERGROUND DRILLING ACCESS [PAYMENTS FOR ACCESS]

 

Please find attached Consultation on underground drilling access (payments for access)

 

 

 

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27/5/2014 - L01 - 14 - LOCAL GOVERNMENT TRANSPARENCY CODE FOR PARISH COUNCILS WITH A GROSS ANNUAL INCOME OR EXPENDITURE EXCEEDING £200,000 (ENGLAND ONLY)

 

Please find attached Legal Briefing The Local Government Transparency Code for parish councils with a gross annual income or expenditure exceeding £200,000 (England only)

 

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12/3/2014 - F04E - 14 - REPEAL OF S.150 (5) OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1972 - IMPLEMENTATION

 

Please find attached the Repeal of s.150 (5) of the Local Government Act 1972 - Implementation


 

12/3/2014 - REPEAL OF S.150 (5) OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1972

 

Please find attached the Repeal of s.150 (5) Of The Local Government Act 1972


 

17/2/2014 - DRAFT REGULATIONS OPENNESS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT BODIES 2014

 

Please find attached the Draft Regulations Openness of Local Government bodies 2014


 

17/2/2014 - PC01-14 - LOCAL AUDIT ACCOUNTABILITY ACT - OPENNESS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT BODIES DRAFT REGULATIONS

 

Please find attached the Local Audit Accountability Act - Openness of Local Government Bodies Draft Regulations


 

6/12/2013 - F01 - 13 - EU VAT RULES FOR PUBLIC SECTOR

 

Please find attached F01 - 13 EU VAT Rules for Public Sector

 

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10/9/2013 - PCR70-13 - DRAFT DE-REGULATION BILL

 

Please find attached PCR70-13 Draft De-Regulation Bill

 

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29/5/2013 - PCR65 - 13 - FURTHER REFORMS TO COMMUNITY INFRASTRUCTURE LEVY

 

Please see attached for PCR65 - 13 - Further Reforms to the Community Infrastructure Levy.

 

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26/4/2013 - PC62-13 FURTHER REFORMS TO COMMUNITY INFRASTRUCTURE LEVY

 

Please see attached PC62 - 13 Further Reforms to Community Infrastructure Levy

 

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11/4/2013 - PC61 - 13 - PUBLICTY CODE

 

Please see attached PC61 - 13 Publicity Code.

 

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4/4/2013 - PCR60 - 13 - COMMUNITY LEARNING IN RURAL AREAS

 

Please see attached PCR60-13 - Community Learning in Rural Areas

 

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26/2/2013 - PCR - 57 - 13 - SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES ACT

 

Please see attached PCR57-13, Sustainable Communities Act

 

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22/2/2013 - P56-13 - COMMUNITY LEARNING IN RURAL AREAS

 

Please see attached for P56 - 13, Community Learning In Rural Areas

 

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11/2/2013 - PCR53 - ADAPTING TO CLIMATE CHANGE

 

Please see attached Consultation response for adapting to climate change

 

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28/1/2013 - P50 - 13 - CIL AND NEIGHBOURHOOD PLANNING

 

Please see attached for the CIL and Neighbourhood Planning

 

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23/1/2013 - PCR49 - 13 LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE SETTLEMENT

 

Please see attached PCR49 - 13 Local Government Finance Settlement

 

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7/12/2012 - C01-12 CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS STRATEGY

 

Please see attached C01-12 Corporate Communications Strategy

 

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7/12/2012 - CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS STRATEGY IMPLEMENTATION PLAN

 

Please see attached Implementation Plan

 

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23/8/2012 - L03-05 THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES (INDEMNITIES FOR MEMBERS AND OFFICERS) ORDER 2004

 

The local Authorities (Indemnities for Members and Officers) Order 2004

 

Original date of issue 24/11/2005

Updated 18/06/2006

and 23/08/12

 

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23/8/2012 - L17-07 GOOD RACE RELATIONS - GYPSIES AND IRISH TRAVELLERS

 

Good Race Relations - Gypsies and Irish Travellers

 

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15/8/2012 - L09 - 12 NALC TEMPLATE CODE OF CONDUCT

 

NALC’s template code of conduct for parish councils (final version)

 

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15/11/2011 - THE LOCALISM ACT NOVEMBER 2011

 

NALC Policy Briefing P44-11

 

17 November 2011

 

THE LOCALISM ACT NOVEMBER 2011

 

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FO-12 NEW PAYE ARRANGEMENTS REAL TIME INFORMATION (RTI)

 

NEW PAYE ARRANGEMENTS: REAL TIME INFORMATION (RTI)

 

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