The VLGA is a unique peak body for councillors, community leaders and local governments working to build and strengthen their capacity to work together for progressive social change
28/05/2015 Media release: Awards recognise communities and councils Helping Achieve Reconciliation Together
Peak bodies for reconciliation and local government today welcomed community groups and councils from across Victoria to the 2nd Community HART Awards at Korin Gamadji Institute in Richmond.
18/05/2015 VLGA submission to the Essential Services Commission
Read the VLGA's response to the ESC's review of a rates capping and variation framework for local government.
08/05/2015 VLGA says rate cap will strip up to $150 million from local councils next year
President Cr Klein provides comment to the Leader regarding the effect of rate capping on councils.
18/08/2015 How to run a participatory budgeting jury: a nuts & bolts training package
In two face-to-face workshops, supplemented by practically-focused, supported learning over three sessions, you will gain a clear grasp of what it takes to run a deliberative process and gain confidence in how to go about it.
20/08/2015 Rate capping forum with ESC
Local government councillors, CEOs and staff are invited to a special forum with ESC.
09/09/2015 Community Engagement Masterclass