Director General, Local Government and Public Services

Catherine Frances

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Biography

Catherine Frances joined MHCLG on 1 April 2019 as Director General, Local Government and Public Services.

Catherine was previously Director for Public Services in the Treasury.

Director General, Local Government and Public Services

The MHCLG board’s role is to advise and support ministers on the operational implications and effectiveness of policy proposals and help turn policy from ideas into actions and results.

Part of MHCLG’s leadership team, and an executive member of its board, the Director General for Local Government and Public Services helps with that task. The Local Government and Public Services Group has responsibility for local government, communities and public service reform.