Hertfordshire Association of Parish and Town Councils

Hertfordshire Association of Parish and Town Councils

Carina Helmn

County Officer: Carina Helmn
Kimpton Memorial Hall, Hall
Lane, Kimpton, Hertfordshire
SG4 8RD

Tel: 07956 590094

  • Informing

    Informing

    Our highly experienced team are here to provide information and guidance.

  • Supporting

    Supporting

    We represent you at county, regional & national level, keep you informed on current issues and answer your enquiries

  • Training

    Training

    We have a large range of courses for councillors and clerks.

To lead, give value and help

HAPTC is a membership organisation financed by subscriptions from parish, community and town councils and parish meetings. We offer support, advice and training to our members to enable them to serve their communities to the best of their abilities. Our specialist field is in parish council law and procedure, but we can advise or signpost on a wide range of subjects including employment, financial controls, risk management, allotments, burial grounds, code of conduct, village greens and playgrounds.

We represent parish councils to district/borough, county, regional and national bodies and work to enhance communication with everyone within the Parish Council network.

As a membership association HAPTC is unable to deal with queries from members of the public, but is happy to make general information available through this website.

Membership is open to any parish, community or town council or parish meeting which pays an annual subscription to the Association.

County Officer: Carina Helmn
Council Development Officer: Sue Campbell
Please contact Sue in the first instance for enquiries, bookings and other information.

Latest News

HAPTC Members' Bulletin 18 09 04

Tue, 04 Sep 2018 16:04 by Sue Campbell

The latest edition of HAPTC's regular email bulletin to all member councils is now available to view on the HAPTC website.

The previous 5 versions can also been seen in the documents section using the filter "Newsletter" More »

Free grit for Parish, Town and Community Councils

Wed, 29 Aug 2018 10:08 by Sue Campbell

Hertfordshire County Council have a limited amount of salt to give to Community, Town and Parish Councils so they can grit areas of the public highway, roads and pavements to benefit their community. More »

Applications are open from 1 September – 31 October 2018. See: Winter Self Help page » Less

Members' Bulletin August 22nd

Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:27 by Sue Campbell

The latest edition of HAPTC's regular email bulletin to all member councils is now available to view on the HAPTC website.

The previous 5 versions can also been seen in the documents section using the filter "Newsletter" More »