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

Role of the Clerk

Role of the Clerk

New course available for booking at Carrowbreck House on 21 & 28 November 2019. Please click here for more information and booking.

This new and improved detailed course covers your role, the role of the Council and the Councillors as well as powers and duties, standing orders, meetings, finance, information management, planning, elections, casual vacancies and co-option and much more.

Posted: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 12:30 by Helen Carrier

Cemetery Training

Cemetery Training

After the success of the Cemetery training course delivered by Alan Fairchild we are pleased to offer a new date, Monday 21 October, at Carrowbreck House, Hellesdon.

For more information and to book a place click here

Posted: Tue, 17 Sep 2019 09:30 by Helen Carrier

Managing Allotments – understanding your onions

Managing Allotments – understanding your onions

This course is for officers and staff who have responsibility for managing the administration of Council allotments. Delivered by experienced Tutors from the National Allotment Society, the session will look at the legislation and it's practical application in dealing with issues about facility and tenancy management. It is designed for those new to allotment management as well as those wishing to update their knowledge. More »

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Posted: Mon, 16 Sep 2019 16:30 by Helen Carrier