Local Government APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 22/07/2022

To discuss issues of interest and concern to parliamentarians and councillors about local government.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.
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4 Current APPG Officers
Jeff Smith Portrait
Jeff Smith
Vice Chair
Labour - Manchester, Withington
Joined: 23rd March 2022
Jack Brereton Portrait
Jack Brereton
Officer
Conservative - Stoke-on-Trent South
Joined: 10th October 2018
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Chris Clarkson MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3000.

Email: chris.clarkson.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Jen Pufky, LGiU, Third Floor, 251 Pentonville Road, London N1 9NG. Tel: 020 7554 2800

Email: jen.pufky@lgiu.org.uk

Group's Website:

https://lgiu.org/workstream/local-gov-appg/

Date
11 Jul 2016
Source
LGiU
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/07/2016 To : 10/07/2017
Value
£7,501
Date
17 Jun 2015
Source
LGiU
Description
Secretariat   From : 17/06/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£7,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Local Government APPG

Former APPG Officers
Baroness Eaton Portrait
Baroness Eaton
Secretary
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 9th February 2022
Lord Shipley Portrait
Lord Shipley
Treasurer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 21st April 2021
Earl of Listowel Portrait
Earl of Listowel
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Sandy Martin Portrait
Sandy Martin
Treasurer
Labour - Former Member for Ipswich
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Scriven Portrait
Lord Scriven
Treasurer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 31st August 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Heather Wheeler Portrait
Heather Wheeler
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - South Derbyshire
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 21st July 2016
No other APPG Memberships