Flood risk and winter weather

15 January 2015
Councils work around-the-clock with emergency services, government agencies and the voluntary and community sector to cope with extreme weather.


Making transparency work for you: case studies

14 January 2015
Many councils make use of open data in meaningful and innovative ways. The LGA has collated some good practice case studies to support councils to realise the potential in sector-led improvement through the use of open data.


Campaigning for our communities

15 January 2015
The LGA's "Future Funding" campaign is launched to protect the future of council services and to ensure that social care is fully-funded by Government.

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.