Entries by Duncan Hopwood

Three ways through the labyrinth of functions and responsibilities

By Louis Sebastian, Team Manager, NWL Legal Changes brought in by the Local Government Act 2000  and the Local Authorities (Functions and Responsibilities) (England) Regulations 2000 were designed to streamline local authority decision-making by mimicking central government, but they created a labyrinth of responsibilities that Councils are still struggling to negotiate. By putting the power […]