Local Government Association

We are the national voice of local government, working with councils to support, promote and improve

Has taxonomy terms (with depth)

Improvement and assurance framework for local government

We aim to map the various elements that provide assurance of the performance of local government and to demonstrate how they all fit together. We hope that this framework will be useful both for councils and the public.

Local Leadership Framework for Councillors – resources

Our Local Leadership Framework for Councillors – alongside its accompanying workbook and workshop pack – supports councillors in their local leadership role and includes suggestions, prompts and resources to help them think about the skills they use as a councillor.

Councillor profile examples

The starting point for our Local Leadership Framework for Councillors is the councillor profile – a short, positive summary of the most important things about you as a councillor. Here are some examples of councillor profiles, to support you in developing your own.