Policy paper

2010 to 2015 government policy: local council transparency and accountability

We want local councils to provide more information on how they are spending public money and about the decisions they make.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

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This policy paper shows the policy of the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government.

Find out about the current government’s policies.

Published 7 November 2012
Last updated 8 May 2015 + show all updates
  1. Policy document from the 2010 to 2015 government preserved in a different format for reference
  2. Added quarter 3 form and guidance.
  3. Updated Quaterly revenue outturns details page, adding form and guidance for quarter 2, 2013 to 2014
  4. Updated Quaterly revenue outturns details page, adding form and guidance for quarter 1, 2013 to 2014
  5. Added link to new 'Whole of Government Accounts local government, England year ending 31 March 2011' publication under 'Local data for Whole of Government Accounts' supporting page detail.
  6. Added details of the current consultation on the Publicity Code.
  7. Added QRO quarter 3 form and guidance notes.
  8. First published.