The parish Council is a member of the Lincolnshire Branch of Local Councils which is a branch of the National Association of Local Councils (NALC). The Clerk is a member of the Society of Local Council Clerks (SLCC).

Both of the organisations play a vital role in the running of the Parish Office.  This is where the Parish Council can seek advice and support on all matters concerning local government.

Training events are organised for both the Councillors and Clerk. 

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NALC Foundation Award

Holton Le Clay Parish Council recieves award in national scheme.

Holton Le Clay Parish Council has received a prestigious award as part of the Local Council Award Scheme. This achievement recognises that the council achieves good practice in governance, community engagement and council improvement. Moreover, Holton le Clay Parish Council goes above and beyond their legal obligations, leading their communities and continuously seeking opportunities to improve and develop even further.

The Local Council Award Scheme is a peer assessed programme that has been designed to both provide the tools and encouragement to those councils at the beginning of their improvement journeys, as well as promoting and recognising councils that are at the cutting edge of the sector. It is through the sector working together to share best practice, drive up standards and supporting those who are committed to improving their offer to their communities that individual councils and the sector as a whole will reach its full potential.