In total, the 27 county councils and 10 unitary councils that make up the CCN represent 26 million residents, account for 41% of England’s GVA, and deliver high-quality services that matter the most to local communities.
England’s largest councils are calling on the Housing Secretary to strengthen reforms to the planning system in rural areas as it emerged that house prices in England’s counties rose at ...
Today, the government has announced it is making an extra £166m available for local government in the final Local Government ...Read more
Today, the government announced the first wave of allocations in the Housing Infrastructure Fund. Cllr Philip Atkins, County Councils ...Read more
Leaders of England’s county councils are warning that new freedoms to raise an additional 1% in council tax will only ...Read more