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
09/09/2014 Media release: New Sunbury City Council to be established in 2015
Minister for Local Government Tim Bull has accepted the Sunbury out of Hume Panel report, which recommends the establishment of a new municipality, Sunbury City Council - released 9/9/14
09/09/2014 Victorian councillor numbers would surge if proposed reform adopted
There could be almost 200 new Victorian councillors by 2016, an average of two extra per council, if reforms outlined in a state government review are implemented.
08/09/2014 Media release: Local government reform at risk of being forgotten
The VLGA is seeking a commitment from both major political parties that action will be taken on the recommendations put forth in the Local Government Electoral Review reports – released today (8/9/14).
04/12/2014 VLGA's end-of-year celebration
Join us to celebrate another successful year and to see the presentation of the 2014 John Jago Good Governance Award!
28/11/2014 Child Friendly Cities network meetings
Upcoming events for the Child Friendly Cities and Communities working group
27/11/2014 Annual General Meeting
Join us at our Carlton office on Thursday 27 November at 6pm for the VLGA's 2014 AGM.