NEW- LCPAS Parish and Town Council specific -Affordable and Comprehensive Data Protection Officer Service click here

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NEW - Buy LCPAS Data Protection Compliancy Pack Pack 1 (privacy notices, policies and consent forms etc) click here
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About Us

There are over 10,000 Parish, Town, Community Councils and Parish Meetings in England and Wales, who provide valuable services for their communities. Local Councils and Parish Meetings have been given over many years powers to provide services and facilities and duties in law that they have to comply with.

We offer  Local Authorities, Parish and Town Councils and Parish Meetings  affordable, experienced and highly qualified advice by an expert,  in all matters relating to Parish, Town and Community Councils in England and Wales.

This relates to Law,  Procedures, Communication and everything relating to Local Councils, Parish Meetings and their services.

We aim to give everyone access to help and support  that is accurate and delivered in a manner that is understandable and jargon free. We are not linked to any other body, public or otherwise and therefore our advice is completely impartial. 

All enquiries are treated in confidence.

We offer our services with our partners Marshall Hatchick Solicitors, Picasso HR, Elysian Associates (VAT experts) and Heelis & Lodge Auditors, Pensions@Work


Our services are aimed at assisting Parish, Town & Community Councils, Parish Meetings. Our services are also open to all Principle Authorities.

This can be obtained by:

  • Advice by phone, email, by letter, in person. 
  • Instant downloadable ( jargon free) document service.

Also we provide:

  • Affordable  training in all aspects of local council law and work.
  • Advice and training for those wishing to become a councillor.
  • Advice and training for those wishing to become a clerk or officer.

You can now subscribe and pay online 

Please be advised that we will not answer anonymous inquiries 

Contact us now.

Our Commitment

You can trust that your council business and personal matters will be handled with professionalism, integrity, and confidentiality. The services we provide will be accurate and  delivered  in a mutually agreeable  time frame  dependent  on the nature and complexity of the help sought.Our advice service is supported by solicitors and is fully insured.Testimonials

Data Protection 

We take Data Protection seriously and when you contact Local Council Public Advisory Service (LCPAS) the information you provide (personal information such as name, address, email address, phone number) will be processed and stored so that it is possible to contact you and respond to your correspondence, advise, provide information, send invoices and receipts relating to service provision. Your personal information will not be shared with any third party. We do not keep information for longer than is necessary, please see our Privacy Notice below:   

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