Adult social care tool

Adult social care budget tool

Our care and support system is under enormous pressure, and to illustrate the challenge facing councils, we have produced a tool that puts you in control of the purse strings. What would you do to make up the funding gap?


Autumn Statement 2016

Local government finance settlement 2017/18

It is hugely disappointing that this settlement has confirmed that government will not provide any new funding for councils in 2017/18. Read our briefing issued ahead of the debate that took place on 22 February in the House of Commons

EU exit update

The state of adult social care funding

Adult social care is a vital public service that supports some of our most vulnerable people and promotes the wellbeing and independence of many more. Download the LGA's 2016 state of the nation report to find out more.


Commercial skills

The LGA's commercial skills procurement solution, provides councils with a bespoke solution to finding the right people.


EU exit update

EU exit: latest

Find out more about the role councils are playing in negotiating Britain's exit from the EU and sign up for our Brexit bulletin.


What does business rate retention mean for your council?

By the end of this Parliament, local authorities will be able to keep 100 per cent of the business rates they raise. Find out more.