CIPFA has issued a technical alert providing guidance on frequency of valuations for property, plant and equipment.
The programme to cut the cost of operational PFI schemes should eventually save more than double its initial £1.5bn target.
The final local government finance settlement for England for 2014/15 was published on 5 February 2014.
The HCA has issued its prospectus for the Affordable Homes Programme 2015–2018, inviting bids for up to £1.7bn of grant funding.
The report of the Williams Commission recommends mergers of local authorities in Wales.