Programme guidance

Everything you need to know about accessing Big Local funding and resources to support your area

Workers
Essential
Workers and Big Local

Hiring people to support the delivery of Big Local.

Managing Big Local funding Plans and activities
Essential
Closing out and moving on: Big Local funding essentials

A checklist to help your Partnership prepare.

Managing Big Local funding Political activities and public funding
Essential
Ensuring that Big Local money doesn’t replace government funding

The trust deed governing Big Local funds does not allow it to “meet a statutory obligation.”

Safeguarding
Essential
Safeguarding

What is safeguarding?

Working as a partnership
Essential
Code of conduct

A code of conduct is a set of rules or standards setting out how you, as members of the Big Local partnership and/or those actively involved, agree to behave.

Political activities and public funding
Essential
Political activities and Big Local areas

This guidance updates our approach to what we mean by “political activity”

Communications and social media
Helpful
Digital Toolkit

Quick and easy tech interventions at low cost and high impact

Working as a partnership
Helpful
Getting started with facilitation

A new set of facilitation tools to help Big Local partnerships understand and address issues they might be facing

Working as a partnership
Helpful
Mapping power

Get a better understanding of power and how it affects a Big Local partnership

Measuring change Working as a partnership
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Planning for measuring change

Work with your partnership to make a plan for measuring change in your Big Local area.