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 Bulletin - November 2015

30 November 2015

MORE RESOURCES APPLIED LOCALLY: COUNCILS MUST BE PART OF THE NEXT PROGRAMME for GOVERNMENT.

Brussels Open Days / EER Event - NILGA Outcomes

26 November 2015

NILGA co-ordinated with councils and DETI an outcomes driven workshop at the beginning of the Brussels Open Days sessions. Outcomes paper provided.

NILGA views on the Rural Needs Bill

26 November 2015

Written evidence piece submitted by NILGA on the Rural Needs Bill - November 2015.

NILGA REGIONAL CONSULTATION EVENT

24 November 2015

“The Review of Business Rates”. 11th December 2015, Lough Neagh Discovery Centre, Craigavon.

NILGA views on Higher Education Big Conversation

24 November 2015

Higher Education “Big Conversation” – NILGA welcomed the DEL ‘Big Conversation’ on Higher Education, stressing that higher level skills are crucial for existing indigenous companies and new investors.

NILGA views on Delivering Social Change through Childcare Strategy

24 November 2015

NILGA welcomed the opportunity to comment on the consultation for the development of a Ten Year Strategy for Affordable and Integrated Childcare 2015 – 2025.

Local Government Briefing: The Re-use of Public Sector Information Directive (PSI Directive)

16 November 2015

The Directive on the re-use of Public Sector Information (PSI Directive) removed barriers to the re-use of Public Sector Information (PSI) across the European Union (EU) and took effect in the United Kingdom in July 2005 through the Re-Use of Public Sector Information Regulations 2005, which were updated in 2015 following amendment of the Directive.

EU Open Days - NILGA Report

27 October 2015

NILGA) co-ordinated with councils and DETI an outcomes driven workshop at the beginning of the Brussels Open Days sessions which ran from 13th – 16th October 2015.

QUOTATIONS FOR SUPPORT PARTNER TO IMPLEMENT AND MAINTAIN ELECTED MEMBER DEVELOPMENT CHARTER

13 October 2015

NILGA, with assistance of the Local Government Training Group, has been supporting councils in NI to implement the Charter since the beginning of 2011. Our objective is to have all 11 councils with the Charter Award by 2019.

NILGA Council Newsletter

28 September 2015

This bulletin provides members and officers in your council with key information on the work being taken forward through NILGA, councils and partners, delivering results for local government.