Policy & Publications

Policy & Research Development

One of the main priorities of the AILG is to continuously develop policy on local government areas that are important to our Elected Members. The Association has had consultation inputs on a wide variety of areas including Coastal Planning, Flooding, Governance & Ethics, Housing, Planning, Emergency Planning, Brexit, Irish Water, Roads and GDPR.

Recent Publications

Information Leaflet | 

July 2021

AILG Information Leaflet – Part 8 Planning Process

AILG Statement | 

July 2021

AILG Statement following RTE Prime Time Investigates Tuesday 13th July 2021

Climate Action Training | 

July 2021

Delivering Effective Climate Action 2030 Strategy

AILG-CMG Councillor Survey Report | 

May 2021

AILG-CMG Councillor Survey Report: Threats, Harassment and Intimidation in Public Office

AILG-CMG Councillor Survey Report: Threats, Harassment and Intimidation in Public Office

AILG Submission Paper | 

May 2021

AILG issues paper on Land Development Agency Bill (No 11 of 2021)

AILG issues paper on Land Development Agency Bill (No 11 of 2021) and specific amendments sought to the draft Bill

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Legislation & Circulars

Circular | 

February 2018

Expenses and Allowances of Elected Members – Full Circular Including Appendices

Circular | 

February 2018

Expenses and Allowances of Elected Members – Explanatory Letter

Policy Paper | 

November 2016

AILG Policy Paper on The Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2016

AILG Policy Paper on The Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2016

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Media Assets

You can find all AILG media assets and Press Releases here.

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