Big Ben and Houses of Parliament and Portcullis House from Westminster Bridge

Information on Brexit

Brexit – links and information The DCN have set up this page to help support our members by directing them to relevant information pages and highlight any upcoming events. LGA webpage  You can find information on key issues and links to Government documents such as the “no deal notices” on the LGA’s Brexit advice hub:…

DCN and Grant Thornton Transformation in localities toolkit

Background to the toolkit The Toolkit builds on our previous DCN research and the preliminary findings of the APPG Inquiry. It aims to help districts achieve their ambitions for collaborative transformation, be that structural or non-structural solutions– working both with each other and with other partners. We hope that the toolkit will support districts to…

DCN RESPONDS TO GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCEMENT ON CONSULTATION FOR ASSESSING HOUSING NEED

Responding to the Government’s announcement on its consultation for assessing housing need, Cllr John Fuller, Chairman of the District Councils’ Network, said: “District councils, as the housing and planning authorities, are at the forefront of housing delivery, enabling almost 50 per cent of new housing completions last year and approving 90 per cent of planning…