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Annual Planning Conference Friday 13 March 2020. Lenham Community Centre

Published: 23 Jan 20

Just launched. Our Annual Planning Conference. Including a training session from our planning consultant, Lindsay Frost. Not to be missed. On sale from 24 January 2020 Read More...

Government Consultation on Strengthening Police Powers to tackle unauthorised encampments

Published: 15 Jan 20

Government Consultation on Strengthening Police Powers to tackle unauthorised encampments. Consultation Deadline: 4th March 2020. We would encourage all member councils to respond to this consultation. Read More...

Kent County Council Strategic Statement - 5 Year Plan

Published: 15 Jan 20

Kent County Council has issued a consultation on its 5-year draft plan, which is the flagship strategy for the Council. It aims to unite the Council with clear outcomes and objectives. We would encourage member councils to respond to this consultation. The closing date for responses to KCC is 17th February 2020. Read More...

National Transport and Highways Survey 2019/20

Published: 15 Jan 20

Councils across the UK are asking residents to tell them what they think of transport and roads services in their area. The National Highway and Transport Network have provided 6 independent surveys. You do not have to take them all. Each survey will only take a few minutes of you time. They are asking for views on accessibility; roads maintenance; public transport; road safety; tackling congestion; and walking and cycling. The surveys close on 29 February 2020. Read More...

KALC Community Awards 2020

KALC Community Awards 2020

Published: 13 Nov 19

We are delighted to announce that on Monday 11 November we launched the 2020 KALC Community Awards Scheme, with support from the High Sheriff of Kent, Kent County Council and Medway Council. This follows a very successful 2019 Awards Scheme, which was adopted by 66 member Councils and proved to be very popular with both the participating Councils and the award winners. We strongly encourage member Councils to adopt the 2020 Scheme. Read More...

The Good Councillor's Guide to Transport Planning

Published: 5 Nov 19

This guide is aimed at local Parish and Town Councillors who are interested in transport planning issues in their areas as well as those who are curious to know more. Read More...

VE Day 75 Celebrations

Published: 22 Oct 19

Mayor's, Leaders and Chairman of town and parish councils throughout the UK are to take the lead in local celebrations marking the 75th Anniversary of the end of the war in EUROPE on the 8th May 2020. (VJ Day will be commemorated on the 15th August 2020). Read More...

Model Financial Regulations 2019 For England

Published: 1 Aug 19

NALC have now issued the Model Financial Regulations 2019 for England and Wales which is available to view within the members area here and also on the NALC website. Read More...