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Midlothian Federation of Community Councils

New Community Council resources launched

New Community Council resources launched

Added on 30 October 2023

A new set of guidance documents for Community Councils have been published by the Improvement Service, Scottish Community Development Centre (SCDC), COSLA and the Scottish Government.

The documents include a Model Scheme for the Establishment of Community Councils and Good Practice Guidance for how Community Councils should operate, and SCDC have provided British Sign Language, Easy Read, Braille, Large Print, Audio and Gaelic versions of these valuable resources.

The Good Practice Guidance is designed to be a living document, with scope for additions and edits to be made in response to changes in circumstances. A dedicated email address has been set up for Community Councils and CCLOs to submit suggested changes to the document at

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