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Briefings & Essential Guides

The Investigatory Powers Act and local government

April 10, 2017

We examine the Investigatory Powers Act here, particularly as it applies to local authorities, and also police forces and fire and rescue authorities. It also briefly explores the history behind the legislation, providing a basic understanding of…

Blog posts & News releases

Start of the Possible

April 21, 2017

Today we publish Start of the Possible a report from Camden councillor and Lead Member for Finance, Technology and Growth Theo Blackwell – it is based on the findings of a survey of over 800 councillors, believed…

Projects & Reports

Smarter Cities: Digital and Data roundtables with Vodafone

August 24, 2016

LGiU is working with Vodafone to convene a series of regional roundtables. Councils need to be bold in delivering efficiencies and innovation to services. It is clear that data and technology will play a crucial role in the…

Events

Digital and Data Roundtable: Glasgow

March 30, 2017

The LGiU and Vodafone are hosting a high level roundtable event with Lorraine McMillan, Chief Executive of East Renfrewshire Council, to discuss digital local government, connectivity and local growth in Scotland. The roundtable will bring together council…

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