Flood risk portal

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

Leadership Academy

26 November 2014
The Leadership Academy is the LGA's flagship development programme for councillors in leadership positions.


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.

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.