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

VACANCY: Rackheath Parish Council (Broadland)

VACANCY: Rackheath Parish Council (Broadland)

Rackheath Parish Council has a vacancy for a Parish Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer to work 16 hours a week. Further information is available on the Vacancies page. The closing date for applications is Friday 3 May 2019.

Posted: Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:07 by Helen Carrier

Happy Easter

Happy Easter

Have a great, well-deserved Easter break everyone – the weather forecast is looking promising!

Posted: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 13:00 by Helen Carrier


The report into The future of seaside towns picks up many of the points made by National ALC about the need for better provision of high quality affordable housing, enhanced transport and digital connectivity and a mixed local economy in coastal areas. You can read more about the report here.

Posted: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:00 by Helen Carrier