The Association of Town and Parish Councils and Parish Meetings in Cumbria

Cumbria Association of Local Councils (CALC) is a not for profit membership organisation, representing, training and advising the parish (including town) councils of Cumbria, who form the grass roots tier of local government in England.

We offer members a resource of important, operational information and facilitate communication at all levels of the parish network - district, county, regional and national.

If you are part of a council which is a member of CALC, Log in to the members' area  for a wide range of advice and guidance, details of training and events and lots more.  Contact us if you are a member council but don't have login details.


CALC News

VE Day 75 - 8th May 2020

To enable us to update and encourage your local councils to take part in the 'Nation's Toast to the Heroes of WW 2' and the ringing of church bells as part of the nationwide 'Ringing Out for Peace' on the 8th May 2020 - VE Day, would you be kind enough to undertake the following as soon as possible please.  (1) Email the letter below to all your Councils please. (2) Put the letter below up on your website please. (3) Put the attached 'Nation's Toast to the Heroes of WW 2' up on your website please. (4) Assist us by spreading the word regarding these celebrations through your social media via Facebook and Twitter please. Your early, valuable assistance would be extremely appreciated. My warmest regards, 

Bruno Peek LVO OBE OPR
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VE Day 75

Section 137 sum for 2020 - 2021 - The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) has notified the National Association of Local Councils (NALC) that the appropriate sum for the purpose of section 137(4)(a) of the Local Government Act 1972 for parish and town councils in England for 2020-21 is £8.32 per elector. This is the amount as a result of increasing the amount of £8.12 for 2019-2020 by the percentage increase in the retail index between September 2018 and September 2019, in accordance with Schedule 12B to the 1072 Act.

PDF The Nation's Toast to the Heroes of World War II - 1773Kb
PDF Developing your Skills September - December 2019 - 696KB
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CALC is a member of the Lake District National Park Partnership whose vision for the National Park is that it will be "An inspirational example of sustainable development in action". Visit this linkthis external link will open in a new window to find out more.