Tues 19th October 6 – 8pm £10 Zoom
The training will comprise:
- Financing of local councils including the Localisation of Council Tax Support in County Durham
- Governance of finances including the role of the Responsible Financial Officer and the Council as a whole and internal controls
- Setting your budget/precept request and budget monitoring
- Dealing with Reserves
- Monitoring the Budget
- Managing your Asset Register
Our presenters will be
Lesley Swinbank, currently clerk to a small parish council but with over 30+ years of experience as a large town council clerk in County Durham; and
Steve Ragg who is the Executive Officers (job share) for the County Durham Association of Local Councils.
Registration and cancellations will close 48 hours before the course. After this time all live bookings will be charged whether the person attends or not, but non attendees will be sent the presentation. To cancel your place please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that when booking, the Zoom link for the training will appear on the confirmation screen and participants are advised to save this, although the Zoom link will also be sent out on Mon 18th October.
Participants are asked to ensure that they are named in Zoom, so that they are identifiable.