NILGA Policy & Publications

All booklets, leaflets and bulletin communications to councils, providing an update on outcomes from a meeting or event, will be published in this section.

Ranging from Annual Reports, Conference Booklets and weekly bulletins are important forms of reference for future research and confirmation of information.

NILGA Work Plan 2017/18

19 May 2017

NILGA all Council, Product & Work Plan 2017/18. NILGA, working with all 11 councils and the wider 450 local authority Local Government Group.

NILGA ALL COUNCIL BULLETIN MAY / JUNE 2017

18 May 2017

BETTER PUBLIC SERVICES + FITTER ECONOMY + STRONGER DEMOCRACY = COUNCILS IN NI.

DRAFT INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY FOR NI

18 May 2017

(ECONOMY 2030) CONSULTATION.

NILGA EVENTS - ‘Foundations for Innovation’ Towards Digital Local Government

28 March 2017

25th April 2017, Craigavon Civic Centre. Conference will explore the transformation challenges for our 11 councils, maximizing the opportunities of digital technology, innovation and collaboration, to deliver better services for our ratepayers.

EU Referendum Outcomes - NILGA Position Paper

13 March 2017

EU Referendum Policy Guidance for Local Government – Invest in Councils, Protect Our Communities.

NILGA ALL COUNCIL BULLETIN FEB / MAR 2017

14 February 2017

ELECTIONS & BREXIT SPECIAL EDITION. COUNCILS ARE FAIR, COUNCILS ARE FIT, AND COUNCILS ARE THE FUTURE.

NIHE - Ending Homelessness Together

14 February 2017

NILGA notes the reference to the draft Programme for Government (PfG) and in particular the outcomes-based approach being taken in developing the new Programme and welcomes the aspiration to align the homelessness strategy with the emerging PfG.

DAERA - Consultation Review of Bathing (NI) 2017

14 February 2017

NILGA welcomes the opportunity to respond to the DAERA consultation on the 2017 Review of Bathing Waters.

DfI Planning (EIA) Regulations (NI) 2017

14 February 2017

Implementation of the EIA Directive in Northern Ireland allows for protection of the environment through the incorporation of environmental considerations into the preparation of projects.

DfF - Rates Rethink Response

14 February 2017

NILGA welcomes the opportunity to input formally into the Department’s Rates Rethink consultation paper. Rates are the most important source of income (circa 75%) for our 11 District councils and form a significant part of the tax and public sector investment base in NI.