Westminster City Council has won a long-running Supreme Court case over the licensing fee it had charged sex shops.
Local councils have been awarded £15m in grants to help ease the pressures on local services caused by recent migration.
Councils will no longer be allowed to charge extra for people making credit or debit card payments, under new rules unveiled today.
The UK’s product safety and recall system is not fit for purpose and lacks national oversight, a new report has warned today.
A further five powers are due to be returned to Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council following improvements by the council.
Homeless people or those with a mental health condition are to be offered financial support from the Government if their benefits are sanctioned.
Our new 24-page Public Property supplement focuses on the rationalisation and development of property and assets across the public sector.
Councils could be allowed to introduce proportional representation for local elections under new proposals unveiled by the Welsh Government.
Council leaders have welcome the announcement of £1.3bn new funding for schools, but have called for ‘urgent assurance’ of where the money is coming from.
Preventing homelessness for care leavers, victims of domestic abuse and people leaving prison is 'achievable' within the next Parliament, a new report has argued.