A six-week devolution consultation has launched with proposals to set up a Combined County Authority to oversee new funds and powers for Devon and Torbay.
Village halls are hugely important to their community. As Village Hall Week approaches, there is some help and funding available which may help your community.
The end of year accounts and audit time is approaching! Find out what help is available, along with some tips for this year’s audit process!
Parish and town councils can now apply for a free framed portrait of His Majesty the King via a government scheme.
We are hiring a Member Services Trainee/Assistant to join our small, friendly and supportive team empowering local councils in Devon.
The Devon Local Nature Partnership has written to parish and town councils with information about the LNRS and what you can do to get involved.
We are welcoming nominations from our member councils for tickets to a Buckingham Palace Garden Party on Tuesday 21 May 2024.
Happy New Year to all our members as DALC’s Chair, Liz Brookes-Hocking, writes an open letter looking at the year to come.
This year will see the publication of the Devon Local Nature Recovery Strategy (LNRS for short), an important resource for all those working to make improvements for nature
New guidance on financial assistance to the church – the Levelling-up and Regeneration Act 2023 has amended the Local Government Act 1894 to clarify the powers of a parish or town council to fund church repairs or improvements.