County Councils Network

The County Councils Network is a network of 37 County Councils and Unitary authorities that serve county areas.

Society of County Treasurers

The Society of County Treasurers represents the chief financial officers of the 38 county area local authorities.

Local government in England: structures

This Parliamentary Research Briefing contains basic details of the structure of local government (counties, districts and unitary authorities); the electoral system, ward structures, and the franchise; the divisions of functions between local authorities; and the process for changing local government boundaries and structures.