Following on from the previous news item here The Institute of Cemetery and Crematorium Management (ICCM) are hosting a free webinar on Thursday 28 Oct at 3:00pm titled ‘Environmental Permitting Regulations’ that SLCC members are welcome to join. For further details and to register for the webinar please click here.
Local Authority Chief Executives were recently invited to submit their comments in a light touch consultation on how to implement the recommendation made by Sir Tony Redmond’s review of the effectiveness of external audit and transparency of financial reporting in local authorities. Views were sought on extending the deadline for publishing audited local authority accounts
Councils in Cumbria, North Yorkshire and Somerset have submitted proposals for the reorganisation of local government in their area by creating unitary authorities. Ministry of Housing, Community and Local Government (MHCLG) are seeking views on these proposals to help the Secretary of State form a judgement on which, if any, proposal best meets the criteria