132. Joint and delegated performance of duty to advise and assist businesses and voluntary organisations.

County, county borough and district councils1, London borough councils2, the Common Council of the City of London3 and the Council of the Isles of Scilly4 and councils constituted under the Local Government etc (Scotland) Act 1994 ('relevant responders'5) which have functions6 which are exercisable in a particular local resilience area or police area7 may perform their duty to provide advice and assistance to the public