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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.

3: Getting ready for the assessment

Every adult social care authority knows it will be assessed at some point before 2025  and councils are currently being given up to six months to prep

1. The context

The return of assessments to adult social care will present reputational challenges and opportunities.