Norfolk Association of Local Councils (Norfolk ALC) is a not for profit membership Association of parish and town councils. It is a member of the National Association of Local Councils (NALC). Please contact us if you wish to know more about membership of Norfolk ALC.

Norfolk ALC provides specialist information, advice and training to parish and town councils. It speaks with a strong collective voice, representing members' corporate interests through the National body to government and works in partnership with a county network of District, Borough, County Councils and other public service providers.

Norfolk ALC is managed by an Executive Committee made up of elected representatives from parish and town councils from all the districts in Norfolk, excluding Norwich City Council, currently not parished.

The County Officer, Russell Reeve, manages the Norfolk ALC office in County Hall with support staff and a complementary team of specialist officers and partners who ensure the programme is responsive to the broad range of services in demand by parish and town councils.

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Latest News

Norfolk Trading Standards - Rogue Trading

Norfolk Trading Standards - Rogue Trading

Norfolk Trading Standards have recently received a number of reports of doorstep cold callers in Norfolk. Below is some useful information about how to report and raise awareness: Doorstep Cold Callers: If concerned about possible rogue trader activity in your area, you can contact Trading Standards through the Citizens Advice helpline on 03454 04 05 06, or Norfolk Constabulary via 101.

No Cold Calling Zones: To help stop cold callers targeting vulnerable people in the community you may wish to set up a No Cold Calling Zone. A No Cold Calling Zone is a designated area where the residents declare they will no longer accept traders calling at their homes without an appointment. For further information and an application form contact Norfolk Trading Standards on 0344 800 8020 or visit

Posted: Fri, 24 May 2019 14:30 by Helen Carrier

Register of Locum Clerks

We are always keen to add anyone who is interested to our Locum Clerks Register to receive details of any temporary clerk/internal audit vacancies arising around Norfolk. Please send your details to

Posted: Thu, 23 May 2019 12:30 by Helen Carrier

VACANCY: Hilgay with Ten Mile Bank (West Norfolk)

VACANCY: Hilgay with Ten Mile Bank (West Norfolk)

Hilgay with Ten Mile Bank Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer. Further information is available on the Vacancies page. The closing date for applications is Friday 31 May 2019.

Posted: Wed, 22 May 2019 15:30 by Helen Carrier