Upcoming Events

SMART BUDGETING 12.00pm - 14.00pm | 22 October 2014

Local government is entering a period in which it will have to fundamentally reshape the way it works to cope with heavily reduced budgets. Radical change is beginning to happen in many service areas; but so far there has been relatively little innovation in budgeting practice itself.

Current Research

Two Tier Futures
Two Tier Futures

Two tier local government is unsustainable in its current form. This NLGN research will open up a new discussion about how to approach shire reform. This work will engage local and central government in a debate about how best to take forward this process.