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The Local Government Management Agency is a national centre of excellence providing, procuring and co-ordinating a range of services and supports required by the local government sector that are most effectively and efficiently provided at national level.

Local Authorities delivered improved performance on a range of measures in 2016

Local Authorities delivered improved performance on a range of measures in 2016

   • Emphasis by local authorities on delivering Rebuilding Ireland has led to a reduction in the vacancy of local authority social housing stock;

   • €186 million invested in strengthening and improving regional and local roads;

   • 63,587 pollution complaints made to local authorities in 2016 – 85% areas surveyed are unpolluted/litter free/slightly polluted;

Minister Naughten publishes first National Adaptation Framework

19th January 2018
The Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Denis Naughten T.D., today (19th January 2018) published Ireland’s first statutory National Adaptation Framework and announced funding of €10m to establish Local Authority Regional Climate Action Offices.

Current Vacancies

Applications are invited for the following positions:

  • Research Executive Officer, Grade VIII
  • Communications Officer, Grade VII (temporary basis, 3 year contract)

Interested candidates should complete the relevant Application Form and forward to jobapplications@lgma.ie  no later than 5.00pm on Friday, 2nd February 2018.

This is an open competition which has been advertised nationally.

Healthy Ireland Programme at Your Library

The programme will enhance current health information in public libraries by providing new book stock, e-books, e-audiobooks and e-magazines on health and wellbeing, a wider selection of health information for all users, and through a service delivered by trained library staff.

Minister Breen meets with Local Authority Chief Executives and LEOs and announces increase in funding for microenterprise and new start-ups in 2017

Minister for Small Business and Employment, Pat Breen TD announced (24th Jan) an additional €4m in funding for the Local Enterprise Offices to stimulate new start-ups and jobs across the country and to help micro businesses to cope with challenges in the year ahead. This Additional funding will drive job creation around the country.

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