Flood risk and winter weather

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


Four nations united on devolution

4 December 2014
Councils in England, Northern Ireland, Wales and Scotland have come together to call for government to thrash a deal on devolution across the UK.


Osborne holds back on more cuts

4 December 2014
Chancellor George Osborne unveiled the last Autumn Statement of this Parliament last week.

Investing in our nation's future

Sector-led Improvement

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.