The WLGA supports fully the principles of social partnership and is ready to work with trade union partners to resolve any disagreements. In this instance, the WLGA has been working closely with councils, trade unions and the Welsh Government to... read more
Wednesday, 01 February 2023
The WLGA has written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer to seek clarity on which council-run services will qualify for energy bill support after March 2023.
Councillor Rob Stewart (Swansea), WLGA Deputy Leader said:
“Whilst we welcome... read more
Thursday, 19 January 2023
The WLGA has welcomed next year’s local government funding settlement from Welsh Government but warns that tough decisions remain due to continuing challenging economic circumstances.
Councils will receive an average 7.9% increase in funding from ... read more
Wednesday, 14 December 2022
Looking ahead to tomorrow’s local government settlement to be announced by Welsh Government, Councillor Anthony Hunt (Torfaen), WLGA Finance Spokesperson, said:
“Over recent months, we have made clear the devastating effects being wielded on ... read more
Tuesday, 13 December 2022