On behalf of its members, the cross-party LGA regularly briefs parliamentarians of all political affiliations on issues of concern and relevance to local government ahead of debates in Parliament.

The most recent of these can be found here, as can the LGA's written responses to parliamentary inquiries, such as those held by Select Committees.

Below you'll find the latest LGA briefings plus links to historic briefings by programme area:

Latest briefings and responses

LGA briefing: Adjournment debate on taxi licensing regulations, 4 May 2016

Adjournment debate on taxi licensing regulations, Wednesday 4 May 2016

LGA briefing: Housing and Planning Bill, Consideration of amendments

Housing and Planning Bill, Consideration of amendments May 2016

LGA briefing: Housing and Planning Bill House of Lords, Third Reading

Housing and Planning Bill House of Lords, Third Reading 27 April 2016

LGA briefing:Fixed Odds Betting Terminals, Westminster Hall debate

Fixed Odds Betting Terminals, Westminster Hall debate Tuesday 26 April 2016

LGA briefing: Policing and Crime Bill, House of Commons, Report Stage

Local Government Association briefing, Policing and Crime Bill, Report Stage, House of Commons, Tuesday 26 April

Or browse briefings and responses by policy area: