This briefing sets out potential implications and policy issues relating to Brexit and employment. It is structured in two broad areas: issues relating to the workforce and issues relating to the workplace.
In partnership with Cloisters Chambers, the LGiU ran a lunchtime roundtable to discuss the legal responsibilities of council employees and elected members in relation to tackling hate crime and the practical application of these duties.
An update on progress and prospects for enhanced devolution and local growth since the June general election
This briefing provides an overview of current UK immigration policy and of the status of EU citizens currently in the UK: it ends with a brief summary of the options available for future immigration policy.
Where is the voice of local government in the Brexit debate? Asks Janet Sillett. You’d have to look pretty hard to find it.
Today the Repeal Bill was published. This will be the most significant legislation for decades and among the most contentious. We consider why here and also update members on the negotiations, citizens rights, other brexit bills and what is happening in local government and also in Scotland and Northern Ireland.
What will happen in the next few days before parliament meets again? We summarise here what the constitutional position is regarding forming a government, look ahead at a possible Queen's Speech, and anticipate some of the implications for local government of a hung parliament.
The health, public health and social care round-up summarises new policy, research and publications that are relevant to elected members and officers interested in health and social care.
This briefing is a summary and comment on the brexit commitments and policies taken from the manifestos of the Conservative, Labour and Liberal Democrats parties. It also updates readers on the EU preparations for the upcoming brexit negotiations.
This briefing is one of a series on the general election. It provides a summary of key proposals with relevance to local government in the Liberal Democrats and the Green parties manifestos.