Skip to main content
Article thumbnail
Location of Repository

Research Study into the Role, Function and Future Potential of Community and Town Councils in Wales

By Michael John Woods, Bill Edwards, Jon Anderson, Graham Simon Gardner and Rachel Hughes



Publisher: Welsh Government
Year: 2003
OAI identifier:

Suggested articles


  1. (2001). 75 town councils and 5 borough councils in a two-tier local government system with 29 counties, replaced previous system of Town Commissioners and Urban District Councils following
  2. (1998). Creating working partnerships between county, district and local councils: the Charter experience,
  3. (2003). Elections to Town, Parish and Community Councils in England and Wales,
  4. Funding: Largely through central state grants, supplemented by local taxes on businesses and property, service charges, and since 2002, bond issues.
  5. (1998). Government or governance? The case of the French local political system, doi
  6. (1998). Les Campagnes et leur Villes. doi
  7. (1998). Local councils delivering services.
  8. (1992). Source: Library of Congress Country Studies,; Griffiths and Lawton
  9. (2001). Standard Welsh Language Scheme for Welsh Community and Town Councils. Cardiff: Welsh Language Board. doi

To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.