Our ideas

What do we want our communities to look like? How will public services meet people’s needs now and in the future? Our eyes are on the horizon but our ideas and our work are firmly rooted in our communities, councils, workplaces, schools and homes.

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Our members

We are a membership organisation, providing information, research and other services to over 200 councils, trade unions, universities and other organisations. Here you can access our services or find out more about membership.

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Our work

From housing to social care; from education to local economic growth; from supporting councillors and promoting local democracy to delivering inhouse training – the scope of the LGiU’s work is as broad as the remit of a local authority.

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Latest

LGiU Fortnightly 18th October: Does transparency lead to trust in politics?

October 19, 2018

We live in changing political times and many observe a decline in trust in politics. Meanwhile there is now an unprecedented collection of personal data…

Homelessness and Data

October 16, 2018

As part of the Local Government Homelessness Commission, LGiU held an evidence session on data and homelessness prevention last week. This was the first in a…

The State of Care

October 12, 2018

The Care Quality Commission has just published its annual state of care report looking at the quality of health and social care and the issues…

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