Scottish Local Government Partnership

Scottish councils call for power to raise own taxes

The four Scottish councils which form the Scottish Local Government Partnership (SLGP) have called for new tax-raising powers in a bid to alleviate the impact of funding cuts.

Published 20 September 2016

Breakaway council group threatens legal action against Scottish Government

A group of four councils who broke away from local authority representative body Cosla have threatened to take the Scottish Government to court if ministers continue to freeze them out of funding talks.

Published 22 August 2016