Ingatestone and Fryerning Parish Council has been received a prestigious award as part of the Local Council Award Scheme

Essex Association of Local Councils

Ingatestone and Fryerning Parish Council is a member of the Essex Association of Local Councils (EALC).

The EALC is a is a member-led body which aims to protect and promote the interests, rights, functions and privileges of Parish, Village, Community or Town Councils in Essex.

The Association provides legal support, advice and training for Councillors and Clerks to ensure that the Parish Council is operated legally and effectively.

The EALC is managed by its Executive Committee, which is made up from representatives from each district

Through membership of the EALC, the Parish and Town Councils of Essex are affiliated to the National Association of Local Councils (NALC).

Partnership[ working - the Association has an important role in liaising with local, regional and national bodies.

The County Team and Association Executive are committed to serving Local Councils of Essex on various partnerships and committees, and with other authorities.

For example:

  • Essex County Council
  • Rural Community Council of Essex
  • Society of Local Council Clerks


Essex Association of Local Councils