at the heart of Cannock Chase
Brindley Heath Parish Council supports the interests of residents living in the beautiful rural landscape of forest and heathland known as Cannock Chase
Understand how your council works
Become a Councillor - All councils are led by democratically elected councillors who set the vision and direction, and represent their local community.
House of Commons Library Briefing Note on the illegal dumping of waste and the associated powers and responsibilities of local authorities.
Open and Accountable Local Government - attending and reporting meetings of local government
Good Councillor's Guide - essential guidance for local councillors
A plain English guide to the Localism Act
Sustainable Communities Act 2007
Transparency Code for smaller authorities
De-Centralisation Agenda - Devo+ by the National Association of Local Councils
How to Keep it Local - five step guide for councillors and commissioners
Pointers to Good Practice - a guide for town and parish councils
Good Councillors' Guide 2017
Good Councillor's Guide to Finance and Transparency