Improving the East

The East of England LGA is a politically-led, cross party organisation which works on behalf of the 52 local councils in the East of England to harness their collective strength to shape and serve their communities and localities.

 

The East of England LGA will be closed from 25 December 2014 and will re-open on 2 January 2015.  Season's Greetings and a happy New Year.

 

  • Health, Adult and Children's Services

    Support our members in the high-cost areas of adult and children's services, and supporting integration.

    Find out more +
  • Economic Development

    Support our members and their partners with growth and developing more competitive local economies.

    Find out more +
  • Environment and Waste

    Support our members to identify innovative models and efficiencies in what is the 3rd largest local government spend.

    Find out more +
  • Finance and Resources

    Support our members to work together to meet the financial challenges facing the sector through innovative approaches.

    Find out more +
  • European Policy and Funding

    Support our members to make the most of Europe to influence EU policy and access EU funding.

    Find out more +
Managing the changes to deliver effective procurement in a District Council

Managing the changes to deliver effective procurement...

North Hertfordshire District Council took part in an East of England LGA Procurement Challenge.

"This was a very helpful process and offered great value for money thanks to the..." - Andy Cavanagh - Head of Finance, Performance and Asset..., North Hertfordshire DC
Continue reading +
Councils reap the rewards from their assets

Councils reap the rewards from their assets

Councils in the East of England have taken major steps to review their asset management arrangements – and are reaping the rewards.

Continue reading +
Collaborative review of assets leads to savings and increased productivity for councils in the East

Collaborative review of assets leads to savings...

Councils in the East who have taken steps to review their asset management arrangements are reaping the rewards

Continue reading +
Commissioning & Procurement Transformation

Commissioning & Procurement Transformation

Thurrock Council knew it could get better value for money as well as more for the local community by transforming the way this money is spent.

"This has been a very innovative transformation project which has allowed us to really..." - Steve Cox – Assistant Chief Executive Officer, Thurrock Council
Continue reading +
East of England Rewarded for Efforts to Improve Workplace Health

East of England Rewarded for Efforts to Improve...

Public sector organisations across the East of England who have signed up to a pledge to protect the health of their employees have been rewarded...

"We are all living longer. Therefore extending working life and maximising healthy..." - Dame Carol Black,
Continue reading +
More from our showcase
EELGA

About East of England LGA

The East of England LGA is a politically-led, cross party organisation which works on behalf of the 52 local councils in the East of England.

We are committed to helping ensure that local government in the East of England has:

  • fair public funding and the freedom and powers to stimulate economic growth
  • the opportunity to work collaboratively to ensure that they are better-placed to take strategic investment decisions, learn from each other and lobby for investment from public, private and European sources to bring about the best possible services for their communities
  • the capacity to deliver quality and cost-effective services to make life better for local people.