Children and young people  

LGA responds to report on post-16 care

17 July 2014
Read the comments of Councillor David Simmonds, Chair of the LGA's Children and Young People Board as he responds to the release of the Education Committee Report 'Into independence, not out of care, 16-plus care options'.


Investing in our nation's future: 100 days

9 July 2014
Launched at the LGA's annual conference, 'Investing in our nation's future: the first 100 days of the next government' is the LGA's campaign which identifies the key priorities for the new government.


Catch the LGA Chair's latest speeches

9 July 2014
We've created a dedicated area for the Local Government Association's Chair's speeches. Access the main points from David Sparks' keynote address to the LGA annual conference 2014.

Catch up with all the latest news from our councillor magazine.

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.

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