This briefing covers NOAC's fourth annual Performance Indicator Report which was published in 2017, and the key findings and recommendations outlined in the report.
The recently published Raynsford review final report on planning concludes with a wide range of recommendations to improve the planning system in England, including criticism of permitted development, shared by many others in British local government.
In this end of year housing review we take the opportunity to look at some of the developments in housing in Ireland over 2018 and reflect on some priorities for the immediate future.
Water, abortion, broadband and local government were the main issues before the Oireachtas in November as the budget continued its way through the legislative process. This briefing outlines these bills and their outcomes.
In this month's housing briefing we step back a little, and look at some of the ideas emerging from some recent housing conferences.
LGiU Ireland were pleased to attend, sponsor and present an award at Chambers Ireland’s 2018 Excellence in Local Government Awards that took place last night in Dublin. We love to share good practice from around Ireland with our members, so over the next few months we’ll be bringing you a full briefing exploring each of […]
Last month LGiU Ireland travelled to Armagh to attend the NILGA 2018 Annual Conference. This short briefing reports back on what happened and what we learned.
This is the first in a new series of briefings covering current affairs in the Oireachtas, focusing on debates and bills, their backgrounds and their outcomes.
The housing briefing this month focuses on the Budget and related actions taken by government to address the housing crisis.
Having an ageing population is one of the greatest challenges facing the developed world today, so in recent years, Ireland has taken significant steps to become an age-friendly nation. This briefing covers the work of Age Friendly Ireland in local authorities and the fantastic work that is being done across the country.