January 2017

Jan
24

Understanding Auto Enrolment and the LGPS - London

24 January 2017

These workshops are aimed primarily at staff working for scheme employers who have operational responsibilities under the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) but are yet to reach their staging date under the Pensions Act 2008.

Jan
24

Leadership Essentials for HWB chairs and vice chairs (Scarman, Warwick, 24 - 25 January 2017) - Coventry

24 January 2017

Health and Wellbeing Boards (HWBs) are a unique forum where clinical, political, professional and community leaders come together to meet local health challenges. As system leaders HWBs will be instrumental in developing a place-based approach to transformation and integration.

Jan
25

Making the case for devolution - London

25 January 2017

A hands-on introduction to a ground breaking new financial analysis tool created by New Economy the policy and strategy arm of the Greater Manchester Combined Authority, which can map cross-public sector expenditure and taxation in a local area. Better understand your area's financial situation, from its net reliance on HM Treasury to how much local and national bodies spend within a specified geography.

Jan
27

Building homes and funding associated infrastructure - London

27 January 2017

Councils face challenges funding and delivering housing and associated infrastructure to meet community/ economic needs. This event will share innovation from councils addressing these challenges and identify actions to achieve more.

Jan
31

Understanding Auto Enrolment and the LGPS - Cardiff

31 January 2017

These workshops are aimed primarily at staff working for scheme employers who have operational responsibilities under the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) but are yet to reach their staging date under the Pensions Act 2008.


February 2017

Feb
2

District Councils' Network (DCN) Annual Conference – Districts Delivering Growth (2-3 February 2017) - Warwickshire

2 February 2017

"Districts Delivering Growth", the first-ever DCN national conference brings together leaders, influencers and experts with district members to help shape the future economic and social prosperity of our localities.

Feb
3

LG Inform Plus training day - London

3 February 2017

Come to a hands-on introduction session to learn more about LG Inform Plus. Understand your customers, target service provision and promote channel shift all with one toolkit.

Feb
4

Liberal Democrat Children and Young People Conference - London

4 February 2017

The Liberal Democrat Children and Young People Conference is looking at devising a Child Centred Education Policy with colleagues from LDEA, the LGA and parliament.

Feb
7

Understanding Auto Enrolment and the LGPS - Durham

7 February 2017

These workshops are aimed primarily at staff working for scheme employers who have operational responsibilities under the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) but are yet to reach their staging date under the Pensions Act 2008.

Feb
7

Annual Licensing Conference 2017 - London

7 February 2017

The LGA's annual licensing conference provides an unrivalled opportunity to discuss all the key strategic and practical developments that can be expected to affect councils' licensing committees and teams over the next year. You will hear from leading experts and policy makers about best practice and forthcoming legislation; as well as contributing to the development of policy.

The LGA has moved offices

Layden House

From 28 October 2016 the LGA is temporarily relocating to our other property in Farringdon while refurbishment work takes place at our Westminster office.

Our new address is:
Layden House
76-86 Turnmill Street
London EC1M 5LG

The building is located directly opposite the Turnmill Street entrance to Farringdon Underground station, which is served by the Circle, Hammersmith & City, and Metropolitan lines as well as the Thameslink national rail route.

Location map: Layden House

National annual events 

LGA annual conference and exhibition 2017

The LGA's annual conference is the biggest event in the local government calendar. It also is one of the biggest political conferences of the year regularly attracting over 1,300 delegates.

LGA Annual Culture, Tourism and Sport Conference 2017

Bristol, 22 - 23 February 2017.
Join councillors, senior officers and national partners to discuss the latest thinking on delivering libraries, museums, sport and leisure services, the arts, tourism and heritage.

LGA Annual Fire Conference and Exhibition  2017

7 - 8 March 2017
The Annual fire conference and exhibition is a key event in the conference calendar for senior fire officers and members of fire and rescue authorities.

LGA/ADPH annual public health conference and exhibition 2017

Extending influence to promote health and wellbeing

9 March 2017, London
Our annual flagship conference on public health will explore and build on the challenging, innovative work being undertaken by councils and public health teams with their partners and local communities.

National children and adult services conference 2017

11 - 13 October 2017
Organised by ADASS, the LGA and ADCS, this conference is  widely recognised as the most important annual event of its kind for councillors, directors, senior officers, policymakers and service managers with responsibilities for children's services, adult care and health in the statutory, voluntary and private sectors.