Insurance for Parish Councils

This briefing is presented by Came & Company Parish Council Insurance and covers the following elements:

  • The basics: Which insurances are compulsory and which are advisable and what financial cover is needed?
  • Fidelity security: Why use insurance?
  • Indemnities: How can this insurance help councillors?
  • Risk assessment and audit procedures: Why, how and when do you need to do this?
  • Use of social media by councillors and councils: An insurance nightmare?
  • Emergency situations e.g. flooding: What cover do councils need for extreme situations and related extreme activities?
  • Volunteers: What cover is there for gritting, litter picks etc?
  • The press: Talking to the press and being recorded by the public/media at meetings. Can insurance help?
  • Insurance for employment disputes: Liability for individual councillor actions e.g. bullying clerk, when to involve the insurers, which solicitors to use, the scope of cover and protecting the councils from claims (policies etc)

Course Fees

£25+ VAT per delegate

50% increase for non-members

Training Dates

Thursday 24 September 10.00am - 12.30pm