Flood risk portal

25 November 2014
Councils work around-the-clock with emergency services, government agencies and the voluntary and community sector to cope with extreme weather.

The Leaders' Programme

26 November 2014
Inspiring local communities and creating a better future for the people and places we represent takes ambitious leadership.


Devolution ‘musts' in Autumn Statement

20 November 2014
With just over a week to go until the Autumn Statement, the LGA has urged the Chancellor to put devolution at the heart of this year's announcement.

our day

Investing in our nation's future

Our mission

The LGA is the national voice of local government. We work with councils to support, promote and improve local government.

Our key priorities are:

  • Funding for local government
  • Economic growth, jobs and housing
  • Public service reform
  • About the LGA – for more details on our organisation.