It allows non-expert users to see their parish’s carbon footprint, and to compare it to other parishes, or to their local authority, or even to the national average. The website gives further detail on using the Impact tool and advice on how to interpret the results, with links to resources and other organisations that can help. View the Impact Carbon Footprint User Guide video
WALC approached the NALC legal team about a tension that we had become aware of between the legislation covering General Data Protection Regulation and Freedom of Information. we consulted about the following scenario:
If at the start of the meeting the Chair states that the meeting is being recorded for the purpose of the clerk taking minutes and that it will be destroyed as soon as the minutes have been approved (which would comply with GDPR requirements) but between the two meetings a person puts an FOI request in to have a copy of that recording, can that be released?
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