Monthly meetings open to all Members able to receive support under the Independent Group. Our regular workshops provide an opportunity for members to discuss key issues, share best practice, respond to consultations and take part in development opportunities delivered by a range of LGA leads and external speakers.
Our workshops are interactive and informative sessions, with topics based on feedback and suggestions from members.
The dates for the year ahead are:
- 18 September – Planning
Electoral law: a practical overview - Simon Bell (pdf, 179KB)
- 6 October – Local Government Legislation
- 7January 2021 – Budget setting
Brighton and Hove Council: Budget Council Addendum
Green Proposals for the Brighton and Hove Budget 2020
Budget - Effective Challenge
Independent Group: The Challenges for 2021/22 and beyond
LGA Finance Presentation
- 26 February 2021 – TBC
If there is something you would like to see covered at one of our seminars please do get in touch.
Spending Review 2019
Without a sustainable funding, your council can't deliver the essential services that keep your communities running; securing the financial sustainability of local services must be the top priority for the Spending Review later this year.