The money talks...

Click on the icons below to see how the LGA Productivity Programme is supporting councils to achieve dramatic results.




Adult Social Care Efficiency Programme Economic Growth Advisor ProgrammeLGA Collective Energy Swiching FrameworkCommissioning Academy£1 million TargetCommissioning and procurementShared services£2.3 million

Transforming local public services, using technology and digital tools and approaches

The LGA commissioned research to capture examples of councils have using technology and digital tools and approaches to deliver services that are better targeted and more efficient.



Increasing housing supply

Helping councils build the homes we need


Shared services interactive map

We have brought together examples of shared council services from councils around England.

Map of shared services from councils around England



Shared services infographic 2014

 Download the updated infographic (PDF, 1 page, 400KB)





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Emerging Council Innovation

A paper highlighting examples of income generation and other improvements. Download Emerging Council Innovation (PDF, 2 pages,  220KB)







The LGA's Productivity Offer

Money Talks
The Local Government Association (LGA) is developing new and innovative approaches to support councils to save money and generate income. Download the Productivity Offer Flyer (PDF, 4 pages, 281KB).