Government Connections

These connections are government entities, bodies, ministries and organisations with legislative or policy impact on cities.

They may be of a global, national, regional or local scale (and can be sorted as such in the filter lists)

Please email us if you would like to add a connection of this type.


West Midlands Combined Authority

West Midlands Combined Authority is a consortium of 12 local authorities and 3 local enterprise partnerships, working together on transport, housing economic growth and other priorities in the region.

Birmingham City Council

Birmingham City Council is the primary local authority responsible for Birmingham.

City of Turin

The main local authority for Turin, the capital city of Piedmont region, Italy.

Oxford City Council

Oxford City Council is the local authority for Oxford, responsible for a variety of different functions within the city.

Manchester City Council

Manchester City Council is the local authority for Manchester, responsible for a range of functions in the city.

Haringey Council

Haringey Council is the local authority for the London borough of Haringey

United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat)

UN-Habitat is the UN agency for human settlements and sustainable development, with programmes covering slum upgrading, disaster resilience and other key areas.

Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE)

APSE is a member-let network of local government officials across the UK, dedicated to improving public service delivery.

City of Johannesburg

The City of Johannesburg is the metropolitan municipality responsible for overseeing the management of South Africa’s capital city.

Association of Greater Manchester Authorities

A statutory consortium of Greater Manchester’s 10 local authorities, working together on regeneration, development and transport.

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