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Local Government working together for the 2014 Transparency Code

The Government has published a revised local government transparency code. Under various new regulations the code mandates that local authorities must publish certain datasets, the first of which must be published by 31 December 2014.


The Local Government Association has updated its practitioner’s guidance to support local authorities to publish this information in a way that useful for local authorities and local people. Four separate draft guidance documents covering the various requirements are now published and we are inviting comment on these.

Two information and briefing events are also planned in London and Manchester