March 2017

Mar
30

Business rates retention, spring consultation event 2017 - London

30 March 2017

This is a regional consultation event held jointly with the LGA and the Department for Communities and Local Government, focusing on current consultations on business rates retention reform.

Mar
31

Building affordable homes, reducing homelessness in the East of England - Cambridge

31 March 2017

Across the East of England, local authorities are facing significant challenges around affordable housing delivery and homelessness including street homelessness amongst their populations. This event will give delegates a chance to hear about innovative schemes but also discuss the issues and potential solutions.


April 2017

Apr
3

NHS mail and GSi guidance workshop - London

3 April 2017

Mark Brett is facilitating a workshop for NHS mail and GSi guidance

Apr
4

Business rates retention, spring consultation event 2017 - Preston

4 April 2017

This is a regional consultation event held jointly with the LGA and the Department for Communities and Local Government, focusing on current consultations on business rates retention reform.

Apr
4

Understanding the Employer Role - Leeds

4 April 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

Apr
5

Business rates retention, spring consultation event 2017 - Birmingham

5 April 2017

This is a regional consultation event held jointly with the LGA and the Department for Communities and Local Government, focusing on current consultations on business rates retention reform.

Apr
11

Understanding the Employer Role - Exeter

11 April 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

Apr
13

Business rates retention, spring consultation event 2017 - Bury St Edmunds

13 April 2017

This is a regional consultation event held jointly with the LGA and the Department for Communities and Local Government, focusing on current consultations on business rates retention reform.

Apr
24

LG Inform and LG Inform Plus training day - London

24 April 2017

Come to a hands-on introduction session to learn more about LG Inform and LG Inform Plus.

Apr
24

LG Inform and LG Inform Plus training – London

24 April 2017

Come to a hands-on introduction session to learn more about LG Inform Plus. Hear more about the systems and the data and tools it holds. If you don't currently subscribe to LG Inform Plus, you will have access for the day to see how the site works and be able to see data for your area. Timings of the day: Registration and laptop setup: 10.30 am Start time: 11.00 am End time: 3.30 pm Attendance maybe restricted to two people from each authority if the event is over subscribed.

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 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.