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Local Government Association

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

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General Election hub

Our dedicated General Election hub sets out the key commitments in the Conservative, Green, Labour and Liberal Democrat national manifestos relevant to local government.

Labour Party manifesto

We outline the key policy points relevant to local government from the Labour Party's manifesto.

Green Party manifesto

We outline the key policy points relevant to local government from the Green Party's manifesto.

People

We deliver a programme for sector-led support in adult services, supporting councils to deliver good services to people.

Workforce

Welcome to our workplace offers landing page. We've gathered a range of offers to help optimise your workforce operations.

Place

We help to get local plans up-to-date and to improve decision-making, as well as run events on topical issues.

Audit, scrutiny and risk

The Centre for Governance and Scrutiny has published a guide to support members of council audit committees, and members of council scrutiny committees.

LGA corporate environmental policy

As the voice of local government, the LGA aims to lead by example. This policy sets out our commitment to tackling the climate and ecological emergency and the steps we will take in order to achieve this.