Norfolk ALC and Suffolk ALC combined response to the Local Government Finance Settlement Consultation.
- 2017/18 Local Government Finance Settlement Consultation (PDF, 649 Kb)
Mon, 31 Oct 2016
This course responds to the increasing pressure for councils to plan (and be seen to plan) their activities. The options available to councils will be explored, from simple annual action plans with a budgetary correlation through to comprehensive business plans based on robust community engagement and financial planning.
- Action Plans & Business Plans (PDF, 211 Kb)
Sun, 16 Oct 2016
This is an annual session designed to help councils prepare for both annual meetings.
An essential course for all clerks to ensure that they have set up the framework for lawful and successful annual meetings. Also valuable for councillors who want to be clear about the status and nature and distinction between the annual meetings.
- Annual Meetings Briefing (PDF, 212 Kb)
Mon, 10 Oct 2016
Application Form - Administration & Finance Officer
- Application Form - Administration & Finance Officer (Word Document, 37 Kb)
Fri, 17 Mar 2017
Financial management and accountability are crucial issues for councils. Keeping the accounts well, understanding the Annual Return, knowing your audit responsibilities and identifying the precept requirement appropriately are all important elements of the financial risk management of the council.
This practical workshop is designed to help Clerks and Responsible Financial Officers to understand what is expected from them and put it into practice.
- Bookkeeping, Annual Return, Audit and Precept Workshop (PDF, 214 Kb)
Mon, 10 Oct 2016
Financial management and accountability are crucial issues for councils. Budgeting properly for the needs of the council is an important part of the financial year and an essential part of the risk management of the council.
Getting the budget wrong can have financial and reputational implications and can result in consequences under the external audit regime.
Clerks, Responsible Financial Officers and councillors all need to know what is expected from the budgeting process.
- Budgeting Workshop (PDF, 212 Kb)
Tue, 10 Oct 2017