Local Government Pensions Committee
Supports local authorities in their human resources role. They do this by providing expert advice and information on people management and development in local government, and leading the formulation of policy on some employer issues.
Department for Housing Communities and Local Government (DHCLG)
Responsible for policy areas from both the old Department for Transport, Local Government and the Regions and Cabinet Office.
Age Concern support all people over 50 in the UK, ensuring that they get the most from life. They provide essential services such as day care and information. They also campaign on issues like age discrimination and pensions, and work to influence public opinion and government policy about older people.
The Citizens Advice service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free information and advice from over 3,000 locations, and by influencing policymakers. Details of local Citizens Advice bureaus can be found by visiting the Citizens Advice website.
The Government is encouraging LGPS Funds to work together to put forward plans to “pool investments to significantly reduce costs, while maintaining investment performance”. In response eleven like-minded LGPS Funds are working together under the name of ACCESS (A Collaboration of Central, Eastern and Southern Shires).