Local Government Act

Local Government Act

There are many acts of Parliament in various jurisdictions called the Local Government Act. While similar laws exist in many countries, the particular name is typical for the United Kingdom and former British colonies.

Parliament of the United Kingdom

Parliament of Northern Ireland

*Local Government (Emergency Powers) Act (Northern Ireland) 1921
*Local Government (Northern Ireland) Act 1922
*Local Government Act (Northern Ireland) 1969
*Local Government Act (Northern Ireland) 1972

Scottish Parliament

*Scottish Local Government (Elections) Act 2002
*Local Government in Scotland Act 2003
*Local Governance (Scotland) Act 2004

Oireachtas (Parliament of Ireland)

*Local Government Act 1925
*Local Government Act 1927
*Local Government Act 1931
*Local Government Act 1933
*Local Government Act 1936
*Local Government Act 1941
*Local Government Act 1955
*Local Government (Reorganisation) Act 1985
*Local Government Act 1991
*Local Government Act 1994
*Local Government Act 1998
*Local Government Act 2001


New South Wales

*Local Government Act 1993 (New South Wales) [http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/nsw/consol_act/lga1993182/]


*Local Government Act 1993 (Queensland)

South Australia

*Local Government Act 1999 (South Australia) [http://www.parliament.sa.gov.au/Catalog/legislation/Acts/l/1999.62.un.htm]


*Local Government Act 1993 (Tasmania)


*Local Government Act 1989

Western Australia

*Local Government Act 1995

New Zealand

*Local Government Act 1974 (New Zealand)
*Local Government Act 2002 (New Zealand)
*Local Government (Rating) Act 2002
*Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987
*(and others starting with the same two words)

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