February 2017

Feb
21

Employment law training 2017 - London

21 February 2017

This one day seminar is essential for human resources and employment law specialists wishing to maintain their professional standards.

Feb
21

Understanding Auto Enrolment and the LGPS - Exeter

21 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
21

Taxi Licensing Regional Event - North West

21 February 2017

This one-day session will explore how members can oversee, scrutinise and enact their licensing role to best effect.

Feb
22

LGA Annual Culture, Tourism and Sport Conference 2017 (22 - 23 February) - Bristol

22 February 2017

How to sustain valued frontline services is the critical challenge facing local culture, heritage, tourism and sport. Join councillors, senior officers and national partners for unrivalled networking opportunities and to discuss the latest thinking on delivering libraries, museums, sport and leisure services, the arts, tourism and heritage.

Feb
23

Developing sustainable social care budgets and services in London - London

23 February 2017

This event will explore how London Boroughs can use learning from the LGA's social care efficiency programmes and other evidence as part of their approach to developing sustainable budgets and services.

Feb
27

New conversations: engaging effectively with communities - London

27 February 2017

This event will launch the LGA #NewConversations guide to high quality engagement with communities. Participants will share and discuss learning from councils who have piloted approaches featured in the guide.

Feb
28

Local leadership of resettlement and asylum conference - London

28 February 2017

Councils are helping to deliver programmes supporting asylum seekers and refugees. The Home Office and LGA are organising this event for councillors on local leadership of resettlement and asylum.

Feb
28

Understanding the Employer Role - Birmingham

28 February 2017

These workshops are aimed at both administering authority pension section staff and scheme employer staff who have operational responsibility under the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS). From assessing contribution rates on commencement to deciding benefit entitlements on leaving, the course goes through everything an employer participating in the LGPS needs to know


March 2017

Mar
7

LGA Annual fire conference and exhibition 2017 (7-8 March 2017) - Newcastle

7 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.

Mar
7

Understanding the Employer Role - Liverpool

7 March 2017

These workshops are aimed at both administering authority pension section staff and scheme employer staff who have operational responsibility under the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS). From assessing contribution rates on commencement to deciding benefit entitlements on leaving, the course goes through everything an employer participating in the LGPS needs to know

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.