Local government in the United Kingdom


Local government in the United Kingdom

Local government in the United Kingdom is arranged into four different systems, with one each for England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. Each system has origins that pre-date the United Kingdom. More recently, responsibility for local government has become a devolved matter. For details see:

*Local government in England
*Local government in Northern Ireland
*Local government in Scotland
*Local government in Wales

For the history, see:
*History of local government in the United Kingdom
**History of local government in England
**History of local government in Scotland
**History of local government in Wales

See also:
*List of articles about local government in the United Kingdom


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