Local government
Strong and Prosperous Communities - The Local Government White Paper

Strong and Prosperous Communities - The Local Government White Paper

Published 26 October 2006
Type(s) Legislation and policy
Site Local government
ISBN 9 780101 693929
Price £32.50 (free to download below)


The aim of this White Paper is to give local people and local communities more influence and power to improve their lives. It is about creating strong, prosperous communities and delivering better public services through a rebalancing of the relationship between central government, local government and local people.

It is now time to show our confidence in local government, local communities and other local public service providers by giving them more freedom and powers to bring about the changes they want to see.

A summary of the White Paper is also available (see link on the right).


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