Many local councils are considering energy generation as part of their commitment towards their carbon reduction. But without the General Power of Competence, many Councils are challenged in ensuring they have specific powers to legally support their initiatives. This LTN considers the options for councils.
Posted: Wed, 13 Apr 2022 10:25 by Gabbie Joyce
Since the last update we have attended a number of county association events. Gary remotely attended a Worcestershire councillors' meeting in September and gave a legal update. Jane attended the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough ALC conference in-person in September and the County Durham ALC AGM remotely in October and delivered legal updates. Thank you as always for the invites. Jane also remotely attended... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Nov 2021 13:46 by Kevin Bacon
LTN-80 Members' conduct and the registration and disclosure of their interests (England)- March 2017
This LTN provides guidance on the statutory standards framework, specifically the application and promotion of a council's Code of Conduct and how complaints are managed. It also considers registration of interests, both pecuniary and other interests that local councils include in their adopted Code... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 28 Jan 2019 11:41 by Kevin Bacon