Empowering Parish and Town Councils in Northamptonshire

Preparing for Localism

What to consider when taking on a new service or asset

There's lots of thing to consider before taking on a new asset or service from have you got the power to take it on, the right resources to run a new service or even the man hours to manage the transfer.

We've developed this workshop to help get you thinking about some of the things you need to think about or have in place when considering taking on a new service or asset.

This is a two-part online workshop during which you'll hear from experts in their fields and time for Q&A after each speaker.

Session one includes:

  • Breakthrough Communications - Community Engagement and buy-in
  • BHIB Insurance Brokers - Insurance, liabilities and risk assessments
  • Northants CALC - Sources of funding

Session two includes:

  • Personnel Advice and Solution - Employment related implications
  • Parkinson Partnership - Financial liability, considerations, VAT
  • Wellers Hedley - Legal process of transfers, legal liabilities, contracts, leases

Who should attend
Clerks, officers and councillors are welcome to attend

Date and Time
Session one - 9 March 2023 19:00-21:00
Session two - 14 March 2023 19:00-21:00


Cost (per delegate)
Member £38+VAT for one session or £55+VAT for both sessions
Non Member £76+VAT for one session or £110+VAT for both sessions

Book your place now

Cancellation policy

Last updated: Thu, 09 Mar 2023 18:30