County Officer: Russell Reeve
Room 58, County Hall
Martineau Lane, Norwich

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.

Click here for details of our extensive portfolio of regular and customised services available.

Latest News

Maternity Cover

Blofield Parish Council is seeking an experienced clerk or locum to provide assistant clerk maternity cover until approximately 31 January 2019 with immediate effect. Click here for more information.

Posted: Thu, 18 Oct 2018 08:50 by Helen Carrier

Is your council in Good Company?

In Good Company is a campaign to tackle loneliness amongst adults in Norfolk. The In Good Company quality mark recognises the organisations that run services or events for lonely people, or which support their work. If you think your council can meet the criteria to gain the In Good Company quality mark, fill in the application form. Read the criteria here: and find out about the range of activities taking place throughout the county to help tackle loneliness:

Posted: Mon, 15 Oct 2018 09:11 by Helen Carrier

Café Clusters

Clerks and Councillors are welcome to come along to one of our Café Cluster informal meetings to network with other councils and discuss your ideas and issues in a supportive environment. The morning will be hosted by a staff member from Norfolk ALC who will provide some topical briefings and discussion scenarios, and will happily take away any questions that cannot be answered during the morning to research and report back. The cost is £5 per person members and non-members (free for SLCC members) which will include tea, coffee and cake! Please feel free to come and go as you wish. View the calendar for dates and venues.

Posted: Mon, 03 Sep 2018 13:32 by Helen Carrier