New Guidance on Neighbourhood Planning Consultations

New Guidance on Neighbourhood Planning Consultations

New guidance on neighbourhood planning consultation during the coronavirus crisis The Government has amended its guidance on neighbourhood planning by including additional paragraph (107) on public consultation during the coronavirus crisis.  This states, ‘The...
Comment on the proposed Code of Conduct

Comment on the proposed Code of Conduct

Eighteen months after the Committee on Standards in Public Life reported to the Prime Minister on improving ethical standards in local government, the National Association of Local Councils (NALC) has been pleased to have worked with the Local Government Association...
Toilet Tax Survey Update

Toilet Tax Survey Update

Many thanks over recent months for participating in the NALC / BTA toilet tax survey: 541 responses received; Cornwall submitted the most responses with 12.8% of the overall submissions; 35% of respondents said they had incurred business rate fees of up to £1500 in...