Councils across the world are in a state of structural flux. What motivates councils to merge with neighbouring authorities? What contributes to a successful merger? What do citizens make of local authority mergers? This briefing includes examples from England, Japan, Ireland, the United States and Norway. This will be of interest to councillors and officers at any council in an LGiU member country considering structural changes that may include merging with neighbouring councils.
You need to be a member to view this page. If you are a councillor or employee at a council/organisation that is a member of LGiU then you too are a member. If you are not a member, find out more about membership.Sign in or set up an account