Content Type: Round up



Summer Recap: a quick tour of Ireland

LGIU’s Merle Zierke takes a quick spin through a number of the LGiU Ireland briefings you may have missed during 2020, summarising issues that may provide useful insights for Australian local councils and provides the links to the detailed briefings for councillors and council staff who may want to dig a bit deeper.

Australia, Ireland Briefing
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Covid-19 New Year 2021 statistics update

This briefing updates information provided in 2020 briefings (see related briefings) on the main sources of statistics on the Covid epidemic. The focus is on data available on a UK-wide basis, but as before, more localised data sources are signposted.

England & Wales, Global, Scotland Briefing

LGIU Scotland: End of year review 2020

2020 was LGIU Scotland’s biggest year for content yet. Here we bring you a round up of some of what we produced during the year and look at what we have planned for the coming year.

Scotland Blog-article
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Think Tank Review

The December 2020  roundup of recent local government relevant reports and publications from leading think tanks in the UK, Ireland and Australia.

Australia, England & Wales, Ireland, Scotland Briefing

Annual Review 2020

A review of LGIU’s work in 2020.

Australia, England & Wales, Global, Ireland, Scotland Blog-article

2020 Hindsight: a year of our most impactful content

2020 was a tumultuous year for local government. It also one that clearly showed the importance of its community leadership role. We’ve had a look back through some of our most impactful work this year, providing support, looking ahead and shining a light on the work of councils and local government leaders.

Australia, England & Wales, Global, Ireland, Scotland Blog-article

Housing and planning round-up December 2020

Fire safety is the big issue in this month’s roundup, with the government facing pressure to stop leaseholders in England being landed with hefty bills for removing cladding and other safety measures. The roundup also includes shared ownership, starter homes, housebuilding figures and the recent social housing white paper.

England & Wales Briefing
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The work of Bord Pleanála in 2019

This briefing provides an update and round-up of the work of An Bord Pleanála in 2019.

Ireland Briefing

Oireachtas Review: November 2020

Oireachtas affairs at a glance November 2020. In the following round-up service, we examine the major legislation and announcements from the Oireachtas in November 2020.

Ireland Briefing