Local Government

Gold standard set for public sector

The Cabinet Office has published an independent review.

Changes to building regulations will help UK deliver net zero

Read more about the new regulations.

Social Value guidance launched

New guidance has been launched to help developers, planners and local authorities include Social Value in the planning process.

Public sector estate targets net zero

The Net Zero Playbook has been developed for those who manage public sector estate.

Peterborough Energy Plans to Cut Emissions

Plans for Peterborough to adopt a smart energy system have reached their halfway point, with local leaders helping celebrate

How Planning Systems have Changed in 20 Years

Tim Bartlett from West Northamptonshire Council reflects on his first days in the job implementing a new planning system

Green rules for government contracts

Green rules for companies bidding for government contracts.

£2bn Investment for Public Transport Routes

The West Midlands Metro (WMM) network is set to be extended in Walsall, Birmingham, Dudley, Sandwell and Wolverhampton

Connecting Leeds Launches Consultation

Connecting Leeds has announced that has opened a consultation on proposed improvements which will enable the transformation of City Square.

Kier Appointed to Highways Framework

Kier Highways has been awarded a place on the Bristol City Highways Asset Management and Associated Works Framework