MHCLG to step up direct engagement with councils

By Dan Peters | 16 March 2020

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) is to step up its direct engagement with councils to better understand their challenges.

It comes after a Public Accounts Committee (PAC) report last year said the department’s oversight of local authority governance had been ‘reactive and ill-informed’.

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