Foreword by Rt. Hon. Nick Raynsford MP
Minister for Local Government & The Regions, DTLR
Strategic service delivery partnerships between the public, private and voluntary sector have recently emerged as a new and innovative form of partnership designed to bring about a step change in service access and quality for local communities.
In this timely report, NLGN explores a number of major public/private partnerships to identify the role of local government as the intelligent client, working collaboratively to address the challenges and provide a flexible environment for the future.