The voice of local government
Welcome. The Local Government Association provides services, support and leadership to SA councils for the benefit of the community.
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Value PropositionBenefits of being a LGA member
All councils benefit fromworking together.
The LGA provides planning and environmental policy support to councils to help build better communities.
The LGA works with councils to ensure that they are fully equipped to meet their legislative obligations.
The LGA supports councils to manage and maintain over $20 billion worth of community infrastructure.
The LGA provides project support and resources to help Councils better serve their local residents.
The LGA provides professional development opportunities for council staff and elected members.
Research and Publications
The LGA undertakes and supports research that strategically benefits the sector and underpins informed decision making on behalf of communities.
Local government plays a major role in the economic life of the State, managing over $10 billion worth of infrastructure and $8 billion worth of land and buildings