The LGIU has provided some helpful reading to further your understanding of local government finance.
Local Government Association (LGA)
Ian Fifield has written a workbook for councillors that will be helpful for UNISON stewards to read to further understand local government finance.
LGiU Policy Briefings Related to Local Government Finance:
The LGIU has written extensively on local government finance. Some briefings to download are below:
Extra reading to download to further your understanding of local government finance.
Slides on introduction to local government finance (England)
LGiU has published a checklist for UNISON to guide you through the key financial and budgeting activity at your council that compliments our learning.
Online learning in your own time. Watch our tutorials on local government finance in your own time to go over the training provided.
Learn the basics on local government finance
Now that you have mastered the basics of local government finance watch our next course below. This course applies to all English, Scottish and Welsh local government finance
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