Governance

Governance guidance:

The following Public Law practice note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on An introduction to the Human Rights Act 1998

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The following Corporate Crime practice note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on Anti-social behaviour—environmental breaches

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The following Local Government Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on Are combined authorities by legislation required to have an internal audit...

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The following Local Government Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on Are non-statutory allotments subject to the provisions of the Allotment...

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Are there any powers available to a parish council to contract with a commercial provider to install and operate ANPR cameras to monitor the parking of vehicles at a car...

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Are there any rules around the recording of Child Protection Conferences? Can individuals record them via an electronic device despite the usual warning from the IRO...

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Are universities, higher education institutions and/or further education colleges operating in Wales considered public authorities for the purposes of the Human Rights...

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The following Local Government Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on As planning committees have to politically balanced, does this mean that an...

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At what point can the local authority start charging council tax? Can a local authority charge council tax on a property prior to it receiving the final Building Control...

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The following Local Government practice note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on Audits and auditors—England

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The following Local Government practice note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on Audits and auditors—Wales

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The following Property practice note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on Business rates—landlord's liability for empty premises...

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The following Local Government Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on Can a council or its members or officers be personally responsible where...

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Can a county council build residential housing for sale or rent if it doesn’t have a housing function? If yes, is there any legal or practical bar to the use of an LLP...

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Can a county council grant a power of attorney to a private company, or an individual not linked to the County Council, to execute property documents (ie leases and...

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The following Corporate Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on Can a local authority (district council) be appointed as a company director?...

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The following Local Government Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on Can a local authority charge a premium for providing an expedited service as...

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Can a local authority dispose of a dwelling house used as staff accommodation rather than social housing without Secretary of State consent or will it be required in...

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Can a local authority hire out its own premises for external events such as wedding fairs or Christmas parties? What powers does it have to charge for any licence...

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The following Local Government Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on Can a local authority prevent a market trader from obstructing the area...

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The following Local Government Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on Can a local authority provide and charge for services if there is an...

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Can a local authority resile from an agreement to dispose of land entered into by one of its senior officers who had no actual authority to enter into the agreement? Does...

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The following Local Government Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on Can a local authority secure repayment of grants for property improvements...

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Can a local authority use a private company to enforce byelaws on a country park, or can this only be done by a Traffic Regulation Order and delegation of powers?...

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The following Local Government Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on Can a local authority use section 33 of the Local Government (Miscellaneous...

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The following Local Government Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information on Can an English civil parish council be a charity?

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