Flood risk and winter weather

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

Children and young people  

Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation

3 March 2015
Protecting children is one of the most important things councils do. This resource brings together resources to help councils raise awareness of child sex exploitation within their own organisation, local partners and communities.

Our campaigns

In May 2015 the country will have a new government which will determine the future of our nation. Here we set out our campaign priorities for what the new government must do to secure a bright future for the nation.

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.