Welcome to the National Association of Councillors Northern Ireland Region We are the only body that represents, and is run by, all Northern Ireland’s local councillors. We work to improve councillors’ pay and conditions both to help them do their job more effectively and to reflect the hard work they put in to help their constituents. We provide assistance to councillors with individual problems relating to remuneration, tax, welfare benefits, expenses, elections, ethics and other issues. We provide updates on changes in legislation, revised allowances, government consultations and other developments affecting councillors. We are affiliated to the National Association of Councillors UK
t: 028 9181 9413
National Association of Councillors Northern Ireland Region
National Association of Councillors Northern Ireland Region Sketrick House Jubilee Road Newtownards BT23 4YH t: 028 9181 9413 e: naoc@btconnect.com
I f   you   have   any   problem   or   query   relating   to   your work   as   a   councillor,   if   there   is   anything   you   think would   make   the   job   easier,   if   there   is   any   help   or support   we   could   give   you,   don’t   hesitate   to   get   in touch with us.
Councillor Joe Boyle Secretary National Association of Councillors, NI Region
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New Award for Councillors     The National Association of Councillors has created a new award for Councillors that have provided many years of dedicated work in their support of others, and during that time have made an outstanding contribution to public and community service.   NAC Long Service Awards  L to R: NAC Regional Secretary Councillor Joe Boyle, Alderman Jim Speers MBE, Councillor Dermot Curran,  Alderman Jim Dillon MBE JP and NAC Chairman Alderman Michael Henderson MBE,    Three Councillors, who have served over 125 years between them, were the first to receive the long service award certificates, which were kept as a closely guarded secret until they were presented on Thursday 12 October 2018.   The awards were made as follows:    For over 45 years service -   Councillor Dermot Curran of Newry, Mourne & Down District Council   For over 40 years service –    Alderman Jim Speers of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council  And  Alderman Jim Dillon Of Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council  
Councillor Joe Boyle, NAC Regional Secretary said “In recent years Councillors responsibilities and demands for their time and services have increased significantly in relation to carrying out their roles in public life, while continuing to provide support to their constituents and communities.  Long serving Councillors set an example to others and we feel that it is important that their dedication and commitment is recognised and celebrated”
Welcome to the National Association of Councillors Northern Ireland Region We are the only body that represents, and is run by, all Northern Ireland’s local councillors. We work to improve councillors’ pay and conditions both to help them do their job more effectively and to reflect the hard work they put in to help their constituents. We provide assistance to councillors with individual problems relating to remuneration, tax, welfare benefits, expenses, elections, ethics and other issues. We provide updates on changes in legislation, revised allowances, government consultations and other developments affecting councillors. We are affiliated to the National Association of Councillors UK
028 9181 9413
naoc@btconnect.com
National Association of Councillors Northern Ireland Region
National Association of Councillors Northern Ireland Region Sketrick House, Jubilee Road, Newtownards BT23 4YH Phone/fax: 028 9181 9413 Email: naoc@btconnect.com
If you have any problem or query relating to your work as a councillor, if there is anything you think would make the job easier, if there is any help or support we could give you, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.
              Please click here for more information
New Award for Councillors     The National Association of Councillors has created a new award for Councillors that have provided many years of dedicated work in their support of others, and during that time have made an outstanding contribution to public and community service.   NAC Long Service Awards  L to R: NAC Regional Secretary Councillor Joe Boyle, Alderman Jim Speers MBE, Councillor Dermot Curran,  Alderman Jim Dillon MBE JP and NAC Chairman Alderman Michael Henderson MBE,    Three Councillors, who have served over 125 years between them, were the first to receive the long service award certificates, which were kept as a closely guarded secret until they were presented on Thursday 12 October 2018.   The awards were made as follows:    For over 45 years service -   Councillor Dermot Curran of Newry, Mourne & Down District Council   For over 40 years service –    Alderman Jim Speers of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council  And  Alderman Jim Dillon Of Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council  
Councillor Joe Boyle, NAC Regional Secretary said “In recent years Councillors responsibilities and demands for their time and services have increased significantly in relation to carrying out their roles in public life, while continuing to provide support to their constituents and communities.  Long serving Councillors set an example to others and we feel that it is important that their dedication and commitment is recognised and celebrated”